Publication Date: November 7th, 1999
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
Topic(s): Diabetes, Medicare
Author(s): Hebert, P., Geiss, L., Tierney, E., Engelgau, M., Yawn, B., & McBean, A.
American Journal of Medical Quality 14:270-277, 1999.
The objective of this study was to develop and validate a method for identifying Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes by using Medicare claims data.