Journal Article

Validity of AHRQ patient safety indicators derived from ICD-10 hospital discharge abstract data (chart review study).

Quan H; Eastwood C; Cunningham CT; Liu M; Flemons W; De Coster C; Ghali WA; IMECCHI investigators.

Several AHRQ patient safety indicators had acceptable positive predictive value for identifying adverse events when tested using the new ICD-10 administrative coding system.