Utilization of computed tomography imaging modalities in individuals with cerebrovascular disease in British Columbia

Project number: 
Approval date: 
Monday, March 1, 2010
Principal Investigator: 
University of British Columbia (UBC)
Funding Agency: 
not grant funded
Datasets requested: 
Medical Services Plan (BC Ministry of Health)
PharmaCare (BC Ministry of Health)
Hospital Separations (BC Ministry of Health)
Consolidation file (BC Ministry of Health)
Research objective: 

Journal Publication

  • Edwards JD, Koehoorn M, Boyd LA, Sobolev B, Levy AR. Comparing algorithms for the identification of transient ischemic attack cases in physician billing administrative data: A population-based diagnostic accuracy study. Medical Care In submission.

Presentation of research material (poster/seminar/lecture etc.)

  • Edwards JD, Levy AR, Boyd LA, Sobolev B, Koehoorn M. (2012). The Impact of Diagnostic Imaging on Recurrent Stroke Risk in Transient Ischemic Attack: A Population-Based Nested Case-Control Study. Symposia Presentation. Canadian Stroke Congress, Calgary, Canada

Conference abstract/presentation

  • Edwards, J.D.; Sobolev, B.; Koehoorn, M.; Boyd, L.A.; Levy, A.R. "The impact of utilization and time to diagnostic imaging on recurrent stroke risk from 1992-2007 in individuals with transient ischemic attack: A population-based study." 2nd Canadian Stroke Congress, Ottawa ON, Canada

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