A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis using Administrative or Claims Data

Project Title A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis using Administrative or Claims Data
Date
Monday, December 30, 2013
Location
Description

This article describes a systematic review to identify algorithms to detect rheumatoid arthritis using administrative data sources and to describe the performance characteristics of these algorithms as reported by the studies in which they were used.

Health Outcome
rheumatoid arthritis
Corresponding Author

Cecilia P. Chung, Division of Rheumatology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1161 21st Avenue South, D-3100, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232-2358, USA. Email: c.chung@vanderbilt.edu

Authors

Cecilia P. Chung MD, MPH; Patricia Rohan MD; Shanthi Krishnaswami MMS; Melissa L. McPheeters PhD, MPH

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