OHDSI Digest – January 9th, 2017

OHDSI MEETINGS THIS WEEK
CDM/Vocabulary work group meeting – Tuesday at 1pm ET (right after the OHDSI collaborator call)
URL: https://imshealth.webex.com/mw3000/mywebex/default.do?service=1&siteurl=imshealth&nomenu=true&main_url=%2Fmc3000%2Fe.do%3Fsiteurl%3Dimshealth%26AT%3DMI%26EventID%3D528453427%26UID%3D0%26Host%3DQUhTSwAAAALIeO5gDEuZNJ8nLYreIDIzsHJoLxZJg8uqkjktuBdp3Utk5iPjawGqo59IM4_g4j_qxgZdB9nmVCQ5xETtPIhj0%26FrameSet%3D2%26MTID%3Dm81c13dab10f8d9f5f32fcaef732e48f3
US: 610-244-3377
US toll-free: 855-633-8467
UK: +44-203-075-5950
DE: +49-69-6604-4065
Conference ID: 14916110
Host PIN: 6110

LAERTES work group meeting – Tuesday at 3pm ET
URL: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/530277469
United States: +1 (224) 501-3217
Sweden: +46 (0) 853 527 836
Access Code: 530-277-469
Audio PIN: Shown after joining the meeting
Meeting ID: 530-277-469
Agenda:

  • Testing the most recent evidence base update for the negative control
    use case
  • Wireframe review for a new OHDSI drug-HOI association evidence explorer – integrating population level estimation and queries into patient data
  • New use cases LV Dysfunction and TK inhibitors, NOACs and brain hemorrhage
  • Grant development: Extended Development, Hardening and Dissemination of Technologies in Biomedical Computing, Informatics and Big Data Science (R01)

Population-Level Estimation work group (Eastern Hemisphere) – Wednesday at 12pm ET
URL: https://meetings.webex.com/collabs/meetings/join?uuid=M6WE9AOKFETH2VEFPVCZWWBIT0-D1JL

ANNOUNCEMENTS
OHDSI F2F – Save the date for the next OHDSI collaborator F2F on March 17-18th. We are developing the agenda now and plan to make it available in mid-January.┬áThe F2F will take place at GeorgiaTech in Atlanta. Details about travel and nearby accommodation can be found here: http://www.gatech.edu/visit

State of the Collaborative – Tune in tomorrow at noon ET for the first OHDSI collaborator call of 2017! Patrick Ryan will dazzle us with his *State of the Collaborative* address which is sure to have everyone jazzed for a new year of OHDSI excitement.

COMMUNITY PUBLICATIONS
Benzodiazepine Use and Risk of Dementia in the Elderly Population: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28013304

Antibiotic Use in Children – A Cross-National Analysis of 6 Countries.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28012694

Accuracy of an Automated Knowledge Base for Identifying Drug Adverse Reactions.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27993747

Physician Perceptions of Consultant Pharmacist Services Associated with an Intervention for Adverse Drug Events in the Nursing Facility
http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/ascp/tcp/2016/00000031/00000012/art00007

Unique Transcriptional Programs Identify Subtypes of AKI
http://jasn.asnjournals.org/content/early/2016/12/26/ASN.2016090974.abstract

Antibiotic-Induced Liver Injury in Paediatric Outpatients: A Case-Control Study in Primary Care Databases.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28025733

Drug-drug interaction discovery and demystification using Semantic Web technologies
http://jamia.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/12/24/jamia.ocw128.abstract

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