A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Seizures, Convulsions, or Epilepsy using Administrative and Claims Data

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

    This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying seizures, convulsions, or epilepsy using administrative and claims data.

    Author(s)

    Vicki Kee PharmD; Bradley Gilchrist BS; Mark A. Granner MD; Nicola R. Sarrazin PharmD; Ryan M. Carnahan PharmD, MS

    Corresponding Author

    V. R. Kee, Division of Drug Information Service, UI College of Pharmacy, 2500 Crosspark Road, Room W145-D, Coralville, IA 52241, USA. E-mail: vicki-kee@uiowa.edu