A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Seizures, Convulsions, or Epilepsy using Administrative and Claims Data

Basic Details
Date
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Type
Publication
Health Outcome(s)
convulsion
epilepsy
seizure
Description

This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying seizures, convulsions, or epilepsy using administrative and claims data.

Author(s)

Vicki Kee PharmD; Bradley Gilchrist BS; Mark A. Granner MD; Nicola R. Sarrazin PharmD; Ryan M. Carnahan PharmD, MS

Corresponding Author

V. R. Kee, Division of Drug Information Service, UI College of Pharmacy, 2500 Crosspark Road, Room W145-D, Coralville, IA 52241, USA. E-mail: vicki-kee@uiowa.edu