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CHARLSON: Stata module to calculate Charlson index of comorbidity

Vicki Stagg ()
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Vicki Stagg: Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary

Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics

Abstract: This command, based on a SAS program written by Dr. Hude Quan (Quan H et al. Coding algorithms for defining comorbidities in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 administrative data. Medical Care 2005 Nov; 43(11):1073-1077.), calculates the Charlson index of comorbidity from data containing ICD-9-CM, ICD-10 or Enhanced ICD-9-CM comorbidity diagnoses codes. The Charlson score reflects the cumulative increase in likelihood of one-year mortality due to the severity of the effect of comorbidities.

Language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 9.1
Keywords: Charlson score; mortality; comorbidity (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2006-04-11, Revised 2017-09-13
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install charlson". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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