A Systematic Review of Validated Methods for Identifying Erythema Multiforme Major/Minor/Not otherwise specified, Stevens–Johnson Syndrome, or Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis using Administrative and Claims Data

Basic Details
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Health Outcome(s)
Stevens–Johnson Syndrome
erythema multiforme major
erythema multiforme minor
toxic epidermal necrolysis

This article describes a systematic review of the validity of algorithms for identifying erythema multiforme major/minor/not otherwise specified, Stevens–Johnson Syndrome, or toxic epidermal necrolysis using administrative and claims data.


Gary Schneider ScD, MSPH; Sumesh Kachroo PhD, MS, BPharm; Natalie Jones BS; Sheila Crean MPH; Philip Rotella MS; Ruzan Avetisyan MD, MPH; Matthew W. Reynolds PhD

Corresponding Author

G. Schneider, Epidemiology and Database Analytics, United BioSource Corporation, 430 Bedford St., Suite 300, Lexington, MA 02420, USA. E-mail: gary.schneider@unitedbiosource.com