A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Suicide or Suicidal Ideation using Administrative or Claims Data

    Basic Details
    Date
    Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Type
    Publication
    Health Outcome(s)
    attempted suicide
    suicidal ideation
    suicide
    Description

    This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying suicide or suicidal ideation using administrative and claims data.

    Author(s)

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

    Corresponding Author

    J. Walkup, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, IHHCPAR 112 Paterson, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1293, USA. E-mail: walkup@rci.rutgers.edu