Clostridium Difficile Prevalence and Vancomycin, Fidaxomicin, and Tocilizumab Use

Project Title Clostridium Difficile Prevalence and Vancomycin, Fidaxomicin, and Tocilizumab Use
Date Posted
Monday, January 8, 2018
Project ID
MSY4_STR059-61
Status
Complete
Deliverables
Description

These reports examine counts and prevalence of one ICD-9-CM diagnosis code for Clostridium difficile as well as prevalent and incident use of generic drugs vancomycin, fidaxomicin, and tocilizumab in the Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD). The queries were run against the ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Summary Table and were distributed on July 22, 2013 to 17 Data Partners. These reports include information from 16 Data Partners. 

Medical Product
fidaxomicin
tocilizumab
vancomycin
Health Outcome
clostridium difficile
Time Period
January 1, 2000 - December 31, 2012
Assessment Type
Exploratory Analyses
Study Type
Summary Table
Data Sources
Mini-Sentinel Distributed Database (MSDD)
FDA Center
CDER