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Medical Record Linkage

"Medical Record Linkage" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The creation and maintenance of medical and vital records in multiple institutions in a manner that will facilitate the combined use of the records of identified individuals.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Medical Record Linkage" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Medical Record Linkage" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 182 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 14 publications in 2007 and 2015
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.