Linking databases

Sara K. Pasquali, Marshall L. Jacobs, Jeffrey P. Jacobs

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Scopus citations


Multicenter datasets are increasingly utilized in pediatric cardiovascular research. In this chapter, we discuss the rational for linking information across data sources, and describe different linkage mechanisms which enable analyses not possible with individual datasets alone.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric and Congenital Cardiac Care
Subtitle of host publicationVolume 1: Outcomes Analysis
PublisherSpringer-Verlag London Ltd
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781447165873
ISBN (Print)9781447165866
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015


  • Congenital heart disease
  • Database
  • Outcomes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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