Osteoporosis

Identification of Patients with Low Life Expectancy

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This project will use natural language processing and dynamic logic to create a high-fidelity model of risk of death to identify patients with low life expectancy.

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August 1, 2015 to May 31, 2019

Knowledge Engineering for Decision Support in Osteoporosis - Final Report

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Comparing fracture absolute risk assessment (FARA) tools: an osteoporosis clinical informatics tool to improve identification and care of men at high risk of first fracture.

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Fracture rates and bone density among postmenopausal veteran and non-veteran women from the Women’s Health Initiative.

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Analysis of osteoporosis treatment patterns with bisphosphonates and outcomes among postmenopausal veterans.

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Factors associated with screening or treatment initiation among male United States veterans at risk for osteoporosis fracture.

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Knowledge Engineering for Decision Support in Osteoporosis

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This project developed a Veterans Affairs-optimized fracture absolute risk assessment rule for identifying males at highest risk of osteoporotic fracture.

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January 1, 2010 to July 31, 2015

An Interactive Preventive Health Record (IPHR) to Promote Patient-Centered Care

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The Interactive Preventive Health Record is a personal health record that was created and tested to make preventive information actionable for patients.

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September 1, 2007 to February 28, 2011