Concordance between clinical diagnosis and medicare claims of depression among older primary care patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depression
  • Insurance Claim Review
  • Medicare
  • Primary Health Care

abstract

  • Investigators using Medicare data to study depression must recognize that diagnoses of depression from Medicare data may be biased by patient ethnicity and the presence of medical comorbidity.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4634645

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jagp.2014.08.009

PubMed ID

  • 25256215

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 726

end page

  • 34

volume

  • 23

number

  • 7