Using hospital discharge data for determining neonatal morbidity and mortality: a validation study

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Despite widespread use of neonatal hospital discharge data, there are few published reports on the accuracy of population health data with neonatal diagnostic or procedure codes. The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of us...

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Main Authors: Algert Charles S, Roberts Christine L, Ford Jane B, Bowen Jennifer R, Bajuk Barbara, Henderson-Smart David J
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2007-11-01
Series:BMC Health Services Research
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