A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Pulmonary Fibrosis and Interstitial Lung Disease using Administrative and Claims Data

    Basic Details
    Date
    Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Type
    Publication
    Health Outcome(s)
    interstitial lung disease
    pulmonary fibrosis
    Description

    This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying pulmonary fibrosis and interstitial lung disease using administrative and claims data.

    Author(s)

    Natalie Jones BS; Gary Schneider ScD, MSPH; Sumesh Kachroo PhD; Philip Rotella MS; Ruzan Avetisyan MD, MPH; Matthew W. Reynolds PhD; United BioSource Corporation, Epidemiology and Database Analytics, Lexington, MA

    Corresponding Author

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