The Strengths and Limitations of Claims Based Research in Countries With Fee for Service Reimbursement

Summary

Recently, data privacy compliance, as well as the strengths and limitations of registry based research in vascular medicine have been scrutinised,1–3 and health insurance claims, as a source of real world evidence, regain the attention of the scientific community. In several European countries health insurance claims and statutory hospital episode statistics are becoming accessible for secondary research.4

Link: https://www.ejves.com/article/S1078-5884(18)30350-2/abstract