Leveraging informatics for genetic studies: Use of the electronic medical record to enable a genome-wide association study of peripheral arterial disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Electronic Health Records
  • Genome-Wide Association Study
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases

abstract

  • This study demonstrates use of the EMR to ascertain phenocopies, phenotype heterogeneity and relevant covariates to enable a GWAS of PAD. Biorepositories linked to EMR may provide a relatively efficient means of conducting GWAS.

publication date

  • September 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2995686

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/jamia.2010.004366

PubMed ID

  • 20819866

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 568

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 17

number

  • 5