ERIC Number: EJ539607
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Dental Health Services Research Utilizing Comprehensive Clinical Databases and Information Technology.
Hayden, William J.
Journal of Dental Education, v61 n1 p47-55 Jan 1997
Argues that dental schools are the logical location for development of valid, reliable, and acceptable health services research methods and databases, and describes development of an insurance claims database to demonstrate the types of research possible, as well as weaknesses and shortcomings of pure administrative data. Considers implications for dental education and creation of a research infrastructure. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A