A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Depression using Administrative Data

    Basic Details
    Date
    Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Type
    Publication
    Health Outcome(s)
    depression
    Description

    This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying depression using administrative and claims data.

    Author(s)

    Lisa Townsend PhD; James T. Walkup PhD; Stephen Crystal PhD; Mark Olfson MD

    Corresponding Author

    L. Townsend, Rutgers University School of Social Work, 536 George Street, Room 103, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. E-mail: ltownsend@ssw.rutgers.edu