Journal article

Growth of linked hospital data use in Australia: a systematic review

Michelle Tew, Kim M Dalziel, Dennis J Petrie, Philip M Clarke

Australian Health Review | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2017


Awarded by NHMRC

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

The study received no explicit funding, but the authors acknowledge an NHMRC Research Fellowship for PMC (APP 1079621), the 2013 Melbourne University McKenzie Fellowship for KMD and the Australian Research Council's Discovery Early Career Awards funding scheme (Project DE150100309) for DJP. The authors also thank the following the personnel at the data linkage units for their assistance in completing and verifying the information relevant to their units: Nicky O'Brien, Jasna Tepsic and Chris Radbone (SA/NT DataLink), Jessica Hehir (Centre for Health Record Linkage), Trisha Johnston (Queensland Health - Health Statistics Unit), Katy Greenland and Peter Carver (Victorian Data Linkages) and Janine Alan (Data Linkage Western Australia). The authors thank Merran Smith and Felicity Flack from the Population Health Research Network for their kind help in providing information to supplement this research. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and the authors take responsibility for all remaining errors in the paper.