HOI Literature Review - Orthopedic Implant Removal

Project Title HOI Literature Review - Orthopedic Implant Removal
Date Posted
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Project ID
RP00009
Status
Complete
Deliverables
Description

This project reviewed the literature on identifying removal (explantation) or revision of an implanted orthopedic device using claims-based diagnosis and procedure codes.

Health Outcome
orthopedic implant removal and revision
Workgroup Leader(s)

Jasvinder A. Singh MD, MPH; University of Alabama, Department of Medicine and School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Birmingham, AL

Workgroup Members

Joseph A. Kundukulam BS; University of Alabama, Department of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 

Mohit Bhandari MD, MSc; McMaster University, Department of Surgery, Hamilton, Ontario

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