Accession Number : AD1045691


Title :   Establishment of Peripheral Nerve Injury Data Repository to Monitor and Support Population Health Decisions


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Jul 2016,30 Jun 2017


Corporate Author : Uniformed Services University Bethesda United States


Personal Author(s) : Nesti, Leon


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1045691.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jul 2017


Pagination or Media Count : 8


Abstract : The current award is to carry out an Ambispective (prospective and retrospective) epidemiologic chart reviews of patients who were referred to San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC) and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) for Peripheral Nerve Injury (PNI) treatment. A database, the Peripheral Nerve Injury Database (PNIDB), will be established to catalog and describe the characteristics, mechanisms, management, and outcomes of PNIs using both retrospective chart review and prospective patient enrollment. Collected data will be utilized to 1) describe the outcomes of various PNI and 2) suggest outcomes that support population health decisions for patients with PNIs.


Descriptors :   NERVES , WOUNDS AND INJURIES , DatabaseS , DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE