Published on in Vol 6, No 2 (2020): Apr-Jun

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/15917, first published .
Comparing Methods for Record Linkage for Public Health Action: Matching Algorithm Validation Study

Comparing Methods for Record Linkage for Public Health Action: Matching Algorithm Validation Study

Comparing Methods for Record Linkage for Public Health Action: Matching Algorithm Validation Study

Tigran Avoundjian 1, 2, MPH, PhD;  Julia C Dombrowski 1, 2, 3, MPH, MD;  Matthew R Golden 1, 2, 3, MPH, MD;  James P Hughes 4, PhD;  Brandon L Guthrie 2, 5, PhD;  Janet Baseman 2, PhD;  Mauricio Sadinle 4, PhD

1 HIV/STD Program, Public Health–Seattle and King County , Seattle, WA, US

2 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

3 Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

4 Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

5 Department of Global Health, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Tigran Avoundjian, MPH, PhD
  • Department of Epidemiology
  • School of Public Health
  • University of Washington
  • 1959 NE Pacific Street
  • Seattle, WA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 5431065
  • Email: tavoun@uw.edu