A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Anaphylaxis, Including Anaphylactic Shock and Angioneurotic Edema, using Administrative and Claims Data

    Basic Details
    Date
    Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Type
    Publication
    Health Outcome(s)
    anaphylactic shock
    anaphylaxis
    angioneurotic edema
    Description

    This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying anaphylaxis, including anaphylactic shock and angioneurotic edema, using administrative and claims data.

    Author(s)

    Gary Schneider ScD, MSPH; Sumesh Kachroo PhD, MS, BPharm; Natalie Jones BS; Sheila Crean MPH; Philip Rotella MS;  Ruzan Avetisyan MD, MPH; Matthew W. Reynolds PhD

    Corresponding Author

    G. Schneider, Epidemiology and Database Analytics, United BioSource Corporation, 430 Bedford St., Suite 300, Lexington, MA 02420, USA. E-mail: gary.schneider@unitedbiosource.com