Clostridium difficile Algorithm Defined in "Testing Routine Querying Tools with Known Positive Exposure-Outcome Associations: Clostridium difficile Events After Use of Oral Clindamycin versus Penicillins"

Project Title Clostridium difficile Algorithm Defined in "Testing Routine Querying Tools with Known Positive Exposure-Outcome Associations: Clostridium difficile Events After Use of Oral Clindamycin versus Penicillins"
Date Posted
Monday, April 30, 2018
Project ID
to16_cap_mpl2r_wp002
Status
Complete
Deliverables
Description

This report lists International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Edition, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) diagnosis codes and algorithms used to define clostridium difficile in this request.

For additional information about the algorithm and how it was defined relative to the cohort and exposures of interest in the inferential analysis, see the Modular Program report here.

Health Outcome
clostridium difficile
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