A Systematic Review of Validated Methods to Capture Acute Bronchospasm using Administrative or Claims Data

    Basic Details
    Date
    Monday, December 30, 2013
    Type
    Publication
    Health Outcome(s)
    acute bronchospasm
    Description

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

    Author(s)

    Mona Sharifi MD, MPH; Shanthi Krishnaswami MMS; Melissa L. McPheeters PhD, MPH

    Corresponding Author

    Mona Sharifi, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children’s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Email: mona.sharifi@childrens.harvard.edu