Abstract: Multinational Retrospective Chart Review Studies: Lessons Learned from Application of Methodology to International Evaluations of Burden of Illness and Drug Utilization and Safety

 

Abstract: Multinational Retrospective Chart Review Studies: Lessons Learned from Application of Methodology to International Evaluations of Burden of Illness and Drug Utilization and Safety

In the absence of suitable healthcare databases, chart review studies can result in tailored datasets suitable for evaluations of burden of illness, unmet need and drug utilization and safety. This methodology, however, is associated with significant design and operational challenges.