Derivation and Validation of Automated Electronic Search Strategies to Extract Charlson

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Dr Balwinder Singh, a research fellow in the department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the September 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings where he compares estimated 1-year survival rates using a manual and electronic search strategy, where the electronic strategy enhances speed and accuracy.
Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00679-9/fulltext

The Elders Risk Assessment (ERA) Index, an Electronic Administrative Database Derived Frailty Index, Can Identify Risk for Hip F

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Dr. Mohammad Albaba, Geriatric Hospitalist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the July 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings that evaluates a computer-based administrative frailty index which can assess risk for hip fracture in community dwelling older adults. The index allows for a more cost effective way to identify individuals at risk. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00482-X/fulltext

Mayo Genome Consortia: Genotype-Phenotype Association Studies Applicable to Analysis of Circulating Bilirubin Levels

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Dr. Suzette Bielinski, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses her Online First article available at: http://tinyurl.com/5utdrst and appearing in the July 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on the Mayo Genome consortia, a genotype-phenotype resource for genome-wide association Studies.

Derivation and Validation of Electronic Strategies to Identify Risk Factors for Postop Acute Lung Injury

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Dr. Daryl Kor, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the May 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on electronic search strategies to identify pertinent risk factors for postoperative acute lung injury. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3gcpzgx