|Project Title||HOI Literature Review - Orthopedic Implant Removal|
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
This project reviewed the literature on identifying removal (explantation) or revision of an implanted orthopedic device using claims-based diagnosis and procedure codes.
orthopedic implant removal and revision
Jasvinder A. Singh MD, MPH; University of Alabama, Department of Medicine and School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Birmingham, AL
Joseph A. Kundukulam BS; University of Alabama, Department of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
Mohit Bhandari MD, MSc; McMaster University, Department of Surgery, Hamilton, Ontario