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Validation and comparison of physician panel and candidate algorithm coding methods for verbal autopsy data using international ICD procedures

Objectives

The purpose of this study is to compare the ‘true’ medical record cause of death with COD according to verbal autopsy derived from 4 candidate methods: physician panel coding (PC), classification trees (CT), artificial neural networks (ANN) and the symptom pattern method (SP).

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Date

2009 Jan - 2012 Jan

Total Project Funding

$35,800
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