HOI Literature Review- Transfusion/Graft Infections

Basic Details
Date Posted
Friday, May 27, 2011
Status
Complete
Health Outcome(s)
infection related to blood product
infection related to tissue graft
tissue graft
Study Type
Literature Reviews
Description

This project reviewed the literature on identifying infections associated with blood products, tissue grafts, and organ transplants using claims-based diagnosis and procedure codes.

Workgroup Leader(s)

Ryan Carnahan PharmD, MS, BCPP; University of Iowa, College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Iowa City, IA

Workgroup Member(s)

Kevin Moores PharmD; The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Division of Drug Information Services and the Iowa Drug Information Service, Iowa City, IA 

Eli Perencevich MD, MS; The University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Iowa City, IA