|Project Title||Validity of Diagnostic Codes to Identify Cases of Severe Acute Liver Injury in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database|
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
This article describes a Mini-Sentinel project to validate an algorithm based on International Classification of Diseases, Ninth revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) codes for severe acute liver injury (SALI) among health plan members in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD) for patients without liver/biliary disease and for those with chronic liver disease (CLD), using medical record review.
chronic liver disease
severe acute liver injury (SALI)
January 1, 2009 - December 31, 2010
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)