A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Cerebrovascular Accident or Transient Ischemic Attack using Administrative Data

Project Title A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Cerebrovascular Accident or Transient Ischemic Attack using Administrative Data
Date
Sunday, February 5, 2012
Location
Description

This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying cerebrovascular accidents (CVAs) or transient ischemic attacks (TIAs) using administrative and claims data.

Health Outcome
cerebrovascular accident (CVA)
transient ischemic attack (TIA)
Corresponding Author

S. E. Andrade, Meyers Primary Care Institute, 630 Plantation St. Worcester, MA 01605, USA. E-mail: sandrade@meyersprimary.org

Authors

Susan Andrade ScD; Leslie Harrold MD, MPH; Jennifer Tjia MD, MSCE; Sarah Cutrona MD; Jane Saczynski PhD; Katherine S. Dodd; Robert Goldberg PhD; Jerry Gurwitz MD; Meyers Primary Care Institute and University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA

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