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Identifying cases of congestive heart failure from administrative data: a validation study using primary care patient records.
|Title||Identifying cases of congestive heart failure from administrative data: a validation study using primary care patient records.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Schultz SE, Rothwell DM, Chen Z, Tu K|
|Journal||Chronic diseases and injuries in Canada|
|Date Published||2013 Jun|
To determine if using a combination of hospital administrative data and ambulatory care physician billings can accurately identify patients with congestive heart failure (CHF), we tested 9 algorithms for identifying individuals with CHF from administrative data.
|Alternate Journal||Chronic Dis Inj Can|