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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Quality Measures: Deconstructing Data Needs

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Key: E = exclusion criteria; D = denominator inclusion; N = numerator inclusion; Var = varies

Procedure or Test Age/
Den TIme Window Num Time Window Enc Data Dx Data Rx Data Proc Data Test Test Result
Colorectal Screening D 2 yr 10 yr N E   N N  
Beta-blocker after MI D 1 yr 7 d D D,E N      
HbA1C Control D 1 yr 1 yr   D,E     D,N N
Eye exam D 1 yr 1 yr D,N D E N,E   E

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