CPCSSN data are appropriate for use in public health surveillance, primary care, and health services research, as well as to inform policy for these diseases. The full details on CPCSSN case validation work can be found at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4096475/

– The full reference for this CPCSSN published has been added to the ENDNOTE cloud part of the CPCSSN website also at http://cpcssn.ca/research-resources/resources-2/

Williamson T, Birtwhistle R, Khan S, Garies S, Wong S, Natarajan N, et al. Validating the 8 CPCSSN Case Definitions for Chronic Disease Surveillance in a Primary Care Database of Electronic      Health Records. Annals of Family Medicine. 2014 July 14;12(4) July/August):367-72.Methodology. Epub July 14, 2014. English.

– Check out the CPCSSN case definitions list at http://cpcssn.ca/research-resources/case-definitions/

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