PRISM Supplement to Vaccine - Active Surveillance of Vaccine Safety in the US Food and Drug Administration’s Mini-Sentinel Program: Identification of Exposures and Outcomes

    Basic Details
    Date
    Monday, December 30, 2013
    Type
    Publication
    Description

    This special supplement to the journal Vaccine includes articles describing systematic literature reviews to assess the utility of claims-based diagnosis and procedure codes to identify 15 specific health outcomes of interest related to vaccine safety. Two additional papers concern 1) overall project methods and 2) vaccine exposure and health outcome data available in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD).

    Author(s)

     Melissa L. McPheeters PhD, MPH; Ryan Carnahan PharmD, MS, BCPP

    Corresponding Author

    M. L. McPheeters, Vanderbilt Evidence-Based Practice Center, Women's Health Research, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Avenue, Suite 600, 6th Floor, Nashville, TN 37203-1738, USA. Email: melissa.mcpheeters@vanderbilt.edu