Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Procedures

Project Title Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Procedures
Date Posted
Friday, June 8, 2012
Project ID

Summary table assessment of the prevalence of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) procedure codes in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database [Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes A6550, A7000, E2402, 97605, 97606]. Results were generated using the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Query Tool and the HCPCS Summary Table. Summary tables are precompiled stratified counts. Queries were run in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Queries were executed in October 2011. This report includes data from 13 Data Partners.

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Health Outcome
negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT)
Time Period
2004 - 2010
Assessment Type
Exploratory Analyses
Study Type
Summary Table
Data Sources
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)
FDA Center
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