Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Procedures

    Basic Details
    Date Posted
    Friday, June 8, 2012
    Status
    Complete
    Health Outcome(s)
    negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT)
    Description

    Summary table assessment of the prevalence of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) procedure codes in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database [Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes A6550, A7000, E2402, 97605, 97606]. Results were generated using the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Query Tool and the HCPCS Summary Table. Summary tables are precompiled stratified counts. Queries were run in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Queries were executed in October 2011. This report includes data from 13 Data Partners.

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    Additional Details
    FDA Center
    CDER
    Time Period
    2004 - 2010
    Study Type
    Summary Table
    Assessment Type
    Exploratory Analyses
    Data Sources
    Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)