The Importance of Validation Studies in Perioperative Database Research.


Anesthesiology, V 123 • No 2 243 August 2015 O VER the past decade, administrative data have come to play a major role in research on perioperative care. Beyond providing a basis for studies focusing on the organization and delivery of care for patients undergoing surgery and anesthesia, insurance claims and other administrative records have been used to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000691