Franz Porzsolt MD, PhD. 1968-74 Medical school at Philipps University of Marburg/Germany.
1975/76 Postgraduate Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto/ONT.
1976-96 Internship, consultant, and deputy-director Dept Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Ulm/Germany.
1997 Development of CLINICAL ECONOMICS focusing the objective & subjective value instead of monetary costs to change from a service- (or profit-) based [business perspective] to an outcome- (or market-) based management of healthcare [national economy perspective].
2012 German IQ-award of the German section of MENSA INTERNATIONAL.
2013 Fellow of The New York Academy of Medicine.
2013 Foundation of the non-profit Institute of Clinical Economics, e.V., D-89081 Ulm/Germany www.clinical-economics.com Ringgold ID: 587744
2015 Publications on the Pragmatic Controlled Trial (PCT) and related methods represent a collection of non-experimental results & tools that enable combination of providing care under the unstructured chaotic conditions of day-to-day care but analyzing the outcomes of care under structured conditions. This “squaring the circle” needs to replace randomization by Bayes statistic.