Use of Electronic Health Data to Estimate Heart Failure Events in a Population-Based Cohort with CKD

Project Title Use of Electronic Health Data to Estimate Heart Failure Events in a Population-Based Cohort with CKD
Date
Monday, August 1, 2016
Location
Description

This study assesses the accuracy of algorithms for identifying validated HF events from hospitalizations and outpatient encounters, and uses this validation information to estimate the rate of HF events in a large CKD population.

Health Outcome
chronic kidney disease (CKD)
heart failure
Corresponding Author

J. Floyd, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360, Seattle, WA 98101. Email: jfloyd@uw.edu

Authors

James S. Floyd MD, MS; Robert Wellman MS; Sharon Fuller MA; Nisha Bansal MD, MAS; Bruce M. Psaty MD, PhD; Ian H. de Boer MD, MS; Delia Scholes PhD, MPH