A Systematic Review of Validated Methods to Capture Stillbirth and Spontaneous Abortion using Administrative or Claims Data

Project Title A Systematic Review of Validated Methods to Capture Stillbirth and Spontaneous Abortion using Administrative or Claims Data
Date
Monday, December 30, 2013
Location
Description

This article describes a systematic review to identify algorithms to detect stillbirth and spontaneous abortion using administrative data sources and to describe the performance characteristics of these algorithms as reported by the studies in which they were used.

Health Outcome
spontaneous abortion (SAB)
stillbirth
Corresponding Author

Frances E. Likis, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, 2525 West End Avenue #600, Nashville, USA. Email: frances.likis@vanderbilt.edu

Authors

Frances E. Likis DrPH, NP, CNM; Nila Sathe MA, MLIS; Ryan Carnahan PharmD, MS, BCPP; Melissa McPheeters PhD, MPH

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