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Kidney transplant dataset

I'm looking for raw data regarding kidney transplant or any organ transplant in order to perform a survival analysis with random effects given by some kind of attributes such as hospital dimension/...
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Is there an API for drug approval packages from the FDA?

I am building an application where we'd like to reuse information from drug approval packages (Example). The FDA API does not have a query interface for drug approval packages. Is there an ...
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Domestic accidents due to exploding plates and bowls

I am looking for a dataset that lists domestic accidents due to plates and bowls exploding due to heat or other factors, put aside direct human/animal mistake (e.g. we ignore cases where a human ...
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Is there a data source indicating how long most major surgeries take, and what are the associated risks/outcomes?

I'm looking to play around with statistics around major surgery types; is there a publicly available data source I can work with which lists information such as: types of major surgeries, together ...
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Is it possible to get a complete list of medical devices through OpenFDA?

I was trying to get a complete list of medical devices through openFDA, but then I came to realize that through that data set the list can never be complete, since I can only get devices involved in a ...
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Physician notes with annotated PHI

I am looking for a data set of physician notes with annotated PHI (protected health information) as defined in Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)'s de-identification guide (US ...
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How do I find out how much doctors get reimbursed by medicare for certain procedures?

Financial incentives are often an important driver of people's actions. I want to better understand how different medical procedures get reimbursed in the US by medicare. Unfortunately I couldn't find ...
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Open Source MRI Image Dataset

I'm working on a voxel-based modelling application and one of the features that I've implemented is a method to do a 3D mesh reconstruction from a series of 2D image slices (similar to an MRI). I've ...
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Publicly available dataset of physician notes

I am looking for a publicly available data set of physician notes that describe medical reasoning, ideally freetext indexed by the level of training of the author. MIMIC-III has physiologic data, ...
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getIFPPlanQuotes - Filters and Maximum Page Size

I need below clarifications regarding these two APIs (getIFPPlanQuotes & getSMGPlanQuotes): 1- Can filter criteria be sent in request? 2- What maximum page size can be returned?
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Medical Terminology in Patient Medical Records - Public Data Sets

I am interested in sample data of real patient medical records (anonymized or demographics removed completely) for the purpose of running through NLP system - specifically diagnoses, admissions and ...
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Effect of foods on diseases

I am looking for a data set that lists different kind of foods and diseases, and for each pair food-disease indicates whether the food is bad/neutral/good for the disease.
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Deaths by falling coconuts

I am looking for the number of deaths caused by the natural fall of coconuts from trees each year. Number of deaths each year worldwide, estimated if needed Bonus for extra information about each ...
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Health rated data and information in Ghana and Kenya needed

I am a student from georgetown university. I am doing a research on health instruments sterilization in Ghana and Kenya. I am wondering if any one can help me find the data or information to following ...
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Looking for the smoking count or rate per census tract in New York State

It seems like this only exists at the county level: https://health.data.ny.gov/Health/PA-Percentage-of-Cigarette-Smoking-Among-Adults-Ma/d4y4-r7hb Thanks for any insight.
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Finding data yielded in search results

I am looking to access datasets surrounding Medicaid enrollment, Medicaid buy-in, Medicaid statistics, eligibility criteria, etc. My searches yield plenty of results, but the actual data comes back ...
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Open datasets on medicine/drugs and its uses in treatment

I'm looking for a dataset that contains a list of medicine/drugs and what is it used for. Example : Medicine To treat Paracetamol Pain Paracetamol Fever Adderall Narcolepsy ...
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Current biohazard/disease outbreak dataset

I am looking for api or dataset that shows current disease outbreaks and/or biohazards around the world. I have not been able to locate this yet.
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Health forum data sets

I am looking for data sets that contain health-related forum posts. Ideally, with as much structured information as possible (post, post timestamp, poster ID, history of edits, etc.). I know I can ...
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Open and free electronic Case Report Form e-CRF system options

Does anyone know any good platform for gathering clinical data during clinical trials? I was not able to set up Open Clinica... I think that this problem should be addressed more easily with a form ...
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Where can I find statistics of polio cases in different countries

I would like to know how many cases of polio were reported in different countries for last 20 years or more. So far I've looked into the WHO webiste and also The Global Polio Eradication Initiative, ...
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Looking for a blood glucose data set for predictive algorithm

Student in data analysis and diabetics, i'm looking for a data set that contains the features below to test some algorithm of prediction (random forest). Where can i get such a data set please ? ...
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List of Pennsylvania Nursing Schools their Addresses, Enrollment, Graduation Rates?

I'm looking for a list of nursing schools in Pennsylvania (PA) along with the addresses, enrollment, and graduation rates. Preferably in a non-scrapable format like JSON or CSV.
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Commercial Medical Diagnostic testing Precision and Accuracy

Since the accuracy and precision (repeatability) of a test is relevant to any decision; how do I find (or phrase) search's to find data on this for commercial clinics? I used to work for an animal ...
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Raw Clinical Growth Charts height & weight data for age

I'm looking for height & weight data points, with associated age & sex. This is the kind of raw data from which Web percentile calculators derive their calculations.
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Any databases with this data?

Has anybody seen a medical data set with: clinical data (patient's age, gender, prior history, and stuff like that) biomarkers (blood pressure, blood oxygenation, etc.) genetic data (...
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Data on alcohol usage, addictions, disease in Africa

Im looking for an open data set on various alcohol usage statistics for Africa. Preferably the data would be at a subnational/regional or even micro level, such as from surveys. I haven't seen ...
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Disease and Symptoms Hierarchy

I have a huge list of symptoms (1 million rows+ ). I would like to reduce the data by grouping the symptoms. For example, lower abdominal pain and upper abdominal pain into "abdominal pain" category. ...
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Frequent Micro health care data

I need a dataset with some health outcome (like immunization rates or reported disease cases) that is both frequent (weekly or more frequent) and micro-geographic (zip code or finer).
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(Non)Prescription Drug Use Location/Date

I'm doing a data science project that requires information about the use of specific prescription and over-the-counter drugs by location and date. The location data don't have to be US-specific, but ...
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OpenFDA API: Including the skip parameter limit

I was working with the API and trying to paginate the results and I ran into an error which says 'Skip value must 5000 or less'. It would be nice if you guys could add this to your documentation ...
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Database of non-packager-specific drug information

DailyMed lets me look up the Structured Product Label files for various medications, and I know that I can download a database of those drug labels from DailyMed here. The Structured Product Labels (...
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Validity, Utility and Cost of Clinical Tests

Medical tests are characterized by validity, utility and cost: Validity is the probability that the test results are correct. Utility is the usefulness of having correct results (e.g. how much life-...
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Where can I find a data set of US Individuals?

I'm looking for a data set of US citizens/residents, etc. With data on things such as age, geographic location, gender, income, marital status, etc. The more the better. Where can I find an ...
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I'm trying to find international obesity prevalence by year

I'm trying to find international obesity prevalence by year. Does anyone have a source at the country level?
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DailyMed RESTful API

I am trying to access the INDICATIONS, CONTRAINDICATIONS, ADVERSE REACTIONS, and WARNINGS field using the dailymed API. http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/services/ However, I cannot seem to find ...
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Eating habits and attitudes

I have a question, which is along the lines of a previously asked one, regarding people's eating habits, ideally a "food journal" type of thing that has data from individuals showing what they ate at ...
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Global HIV Incidence Raw Data

All information I can find on global HIV incidence broken down into male/female categories is in the form of already processed charts. I've attempted to find a raw HIV dataset that breaks down into a ...
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Database of powered mobility device (wheelchairs, etc) activity logs?

I would like to know if there exists a publicly accessible collection of activity logs of powered mobility device usage by elderly/disabled individuals. Specific contents I'm after are user input ...
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Trying to extrapolate patient costs by physician from public Medicare pricing data

I am working on a web application that maps healthcare expenses by providers in a geographic area. Our prototype was previously using mocked data, and I am now trying to replace it with real data from ...
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List of European Hospitals and Health Clinics

I am looking for a overview on hospitals and medical services provided by the public (and also by the private) healthcare sector in Europe. public hospitals private hospitals and medical clinics ... ...
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EEG data, specifically for alzheimer's?

Does anyone have any clues on open (or reasonably scrapeable) sources of EEG data, especially from Alzheimer's patients?
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Alcohol consumption and reaction time

Anybody have a source for experimental data on alcohol consumption and reaction time?
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Where can I find massive and high dimensional survival datasets

I am working on developing some high-dimensional survival analysis methods with R, but I do not know where to find such high-dimensional survival datasets. Could anyone tell me where to find such ...
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Pharmacist Database in Canada

Where would I be able to get some demographic and employment data for pharmacists in Canada? Much like this one: http://www.cihi.ca/CIHI-ext-portal/internet/en/document/spending+and+health+workforce/...
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I need a list of medications, diagnoses, and medical terms for a police report auto publication project

I have a project with a police department in Washington State that is about to start where I will be automatically publishing police reports not requiring redaction per the state public records act. I ...
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Query medicine descriptions API

I am looking for publicly available API for querying medicine's descriptions. For example, if I supply Carbidopa/Levodopa or Sinemet the expected return data (in json or xml format) is a simple ...
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Are there ID crosswalks between NPI and OSHPD for California Providers?

I am looking for data that contains a list of National Provider Identification Numbers (NPI) that correspond to Medicaid Provider Identification Numbers or OSHPD ID numbers. In particular, does anyone ...
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Database of wheelchair-accessible places

I want to know whether a place is wheelchair-accesible or not. Data for the whole world is best, but data for specific countries/cities is OK too. Data must be reusable in Wikivoyage, which is ...
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Do you know where I can find health data sets?

I am new to the world of data science. I was wondering if anyone knew where I can find health datasets? Specifically heart disease data on minorities in the US. Any suggestions or guidance will be ...