Validation of Severe Liver Injury Cases

Project Title Validation of Severe Liver Injury Cases
Date Posted
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Status
Complete
Deliverables
Description

Project to assess the positive predictive value of a diagnosis and procedure code-based algorithm for identifying cases of severe liver injury in electronic healthcare databases using an expert panel to review extracts from full-text medical records stripped of direct identifiers.

Health Outcome
severe liver injury
Workgroup Leader(s)

Vincent Lo Re MD, MSCE; Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Workgroup Members

Gregory W. Daniel PhD, MPH, RPh; HealthCore, Inc., Wilmington, DE

Pamala A. Pawloski PharmD; HealthPartners Research Foundation, Bloomington, MN

T. Craig Cheetham PharmD, MS; Pharmacy Analytical Service, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Downey, CA

Kevin Haynes PharmD, MSCE; Kimberly Fortier MPH; David Goldberg MD, MSCE; Sean Hennessy PharmD, PhD; K. Rajender Reddy MD; and Kimberly A. Forde MD, MHS; Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Data Sources
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)
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