The use of administrative health care databases for the storage and retrieval of information is increasing.
The data collection, entry, and collation follows a pre dictable process for hospital admissions.
Many conclusions have been drawn from research performed using administrative databases.
These conclusions can have significant and important implications for patients, providers, and society at large, to the extent that such data inform participants in the current nealth care policy debate.
In an effort to better understand the significance of conclusions drawn from studies that rely on electronic administrative databases as their source of information, the present report addresses the process, strengths, weaknesses, and future plans for the use of administra-five databases in spine research.
Mots-clés Pascal : Recherche appliquée, Rachis, Utilisation information, Base donnée, Classification, Analyse coût, Utilisation, Mise au point, Homme, Système ostéoarticulaire, Economie santé
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Applied research, Spine, Information use, Database, Classification, Cost analysis, Use, Perfecting, Human, Osteoarticular system, Health economy
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0351328
Code Inist : 002B28C. Création : 12/09/1997.