Abstract: Retrospective Chart Review Studies: Strategies to Ensure Robust Data Quality

 

Abstract: Retrospective Chart Review Studies: Strategies to Ensure Robust Data Quality

Retrospective chart review studies can result in robust naturalistic data to inform evaluations of treatment patterns, resource utilization, costs of care, clinical outcomes and safety. Data quality control is challenging both as a result of poor quality documentation in the usual care medical chart, or as a result of data abstraction and data entry processes.