Published on in Vol 24, No 5 (2022): May

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/37931, first published .
Distinguishing Admissions Specifically for COVID-19 From Incidental SARS-CoV-2 Admissions: National Retrospective Electronic Health Record Study

Distinguishing Admissions Specifically for COVID-19 From Incidental SARS-CoV-2 Admissions: National Retrospective Electronic Health Record Study

Distinguishing Admissions Specifically for COVID-19 From Incidental SARS-CoV-2 Admissions: National Retrospective Electronic Health Record Study

Jeffrey G Klann 1, MEng, PhD;  Zachary H Strasser 1, MD;  Meghan R Hutch 2, BS;  Chris J Kennedy 3, PhD;  Jayson S Marwaha 4, MD;  Michele Morris 5, BA;  Malarkodi Jebathilagam Samayamuthu 5, MD;  Ashley C Pfaff 4, MD;  Hossein Estiri 1, PhD;  Andrew M South 6, MD, MS;  Griffin M Weber 7, MD, PhD;  William Yuan 7, PhD;  Paul Avillach 7, MD, PhD;  Kavishwar B Wagholikar 1, MBBS, PhD;  Yuan Luo 2, PhD;   The Consortium for Clinical Characterization of COVID-19 by EHR (4CE) 7;  Gilbert S Omenn 8, MD, PhD;  Shyam Visweswaran 5, MD, PhD;  John H Holmes 9, MS, PhD;  Zongqi Xia 10, MD, PhD;  Gabriel A Brat 7, MD;  Shawn N Murphy 11, MD, PhD

1 Laboratory of Computer Science, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, US

2 Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University , Chicago, IL, US

3 Center for Precision Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, US

4 Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, US

5 Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh, PA, US

6 Section of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Brenner Children's, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, US

7 see Acknowledgments , Boston, MA, US

8 Center for Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, University of Michigan , Ann Arbor, MI, US

9 Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US

10 Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh , Pittsburgh, PA, US

11 Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston, MA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Jeffrey G Klann, MEng, PhD
  • Laboratory of Computer Science
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
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