PCORnet Releases Early Data on its Patient Demographics and Conditions of Interest

PCORnet, the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network and PEDSnet partner organization, has released early data on its patient demographics and conditions of interest in order to offer the public a first glimpse of the network.  From PCORnet:

PCORnet represents millions of Americans across more than 100 healthcare organizations. The demographic summary released today includes data on up to 41 million individuals who received care at a PCORnet network partner in 2014, stratified by their sex, race, and age. 

pcornet age pie chart

It also details the number of individuals who experienced a medical encounter in 2014 in which they were diagnosed with one of nine conditions of interest based on diagnosis codes[ii] for respiratory conditions, selected malignancies, myocardial infarction, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis, hypertension, renal disease, and influenza/pneumonia, also stratified by sex, race, and age.

pcornet overall counts

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