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Birth dates vs. Due dates

Are there any resources out there to estimate the distribution of actual birth dates vs due dates? I would like to do a analysis similar to this. Thanks on advance.
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Imaging Cost Data and Procedure Costs

I am looking for average charge or cost data for the following procedures for outpatient imaging centers. Arthroscopic surgery, cataract, colonoscopy, CT scan, ekg, X-Ray. Ultrasound, mri, pet scan, ...
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Is there a way to extract the brand names of drugs available in USA?

RxNorm is a terminology that has a good content. It can be downloaded (after signing a user agreement) from NLM website. But it requires dealing with databases (Oracle or MySQL). Can I parse the file ...
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Exporting data from https://taggs.hhs.gov?

https://taggs.hhs.gov offers a great comprehensive database of all grants awarded by the HHS (Department of Health & Human Services, US). Their "Award Search" engine is effective and convenient. ...
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Suicide statistics

I am doing a project and I am having trouble finding statistics about suicide and links to depression, anxiety and alcohol abuse. I'm not sure if this is where to ask, but if you could help me, that ...
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Where can I find a list of investigational drugs?

I am looking for a primary source (read: preferably not from a reseller) of all drugs currently in development. The FDA says they don't disclose the information, and it seems that clinicaltrials.gov ...
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NEISS injury dataset - machine readable and decoded

The National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) database offers both a query tool and bulk CSV downloads at maximum one calendar year. The available data dates back to 1991. Patient ...
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List of hospital names with their abbreviations

I am looking for a dataset containing: hospital names: either full names or abbreviations (ideally, both) Optionally: location of the hospital (e.g., in which state) size of the hospital (e.g., ...
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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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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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Common but out-of-the-ordinary file formats

I am wondering what some file formats are that are out of the scope of "normal" file formats you typically find on the web. The "normal" file formats I'm not considering in this post are: Image ...
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Are there any datasets regarding deaths due to lack of vaccination?

I am looking for datasets concerning the topic "Vaccines" so I would be interested in datasets regarding the number of deaths (for each country, and maybe region) caused by lack of vaccination and ...
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Where to find ICD-9 category codes?

Where does one find downloadable category data for ICD-9 codes in CSV/XML/JSON or other structured format? (We are looking for structured data rather than web scraping or writing parsers for semi-...
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I am looking for a list of the biggest european hospitals in Europe by number of beds

I am looking for the 10 biggest European hospitals by number of bed. I can't find this data anywhere.
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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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Where is the “product problem” field in the openFDA API?

In the MAUDE search tool on FDA.gov there is a standard list of problems in a product problem field. This is not available in the API. See screenshot for example. This would be a great addition to ...
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Model documents for presubmission meeting with FDA about mhealth pilot trial and risk assessment

I am planning a trial with diabetic patients to use our digital tablet-based Android app for helping to track/manage glucose, nutrition, medications, and fitness-related activities. It has been ...
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Dataset of allergies

I'm looking for a dataset containing the following: for each country, for each allergy types, number of humans affected by the allergy. if possible, break down per gender and age.
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WHO's Defined Daily Dose guidelines

On the off chance, anyone know where to get an opensource copy of WHO's Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) Defined Daily Dose (DDD) guidelines?
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Bioequivalent drugs in the US and EU?

I'm looking for lists of bioequivalent drugs in the US or EU. I know there is a (quite short) list from the Chilean government at http://datos.gob.cl/datasets/ver/1303 but I'd like to know if there is ...
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NMMAPS availability?

The National Morbidity, Mortality, and Air Pollution Study (NMMAPS) was a large national study of air pollution and health in the United States. The study examined 108 cities spanning the years from ...
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Where can I find publicly available data on aggregate enrollment in health insurance *before* Medicare?

I'm looking for data on the number/share of people who had private health insurance by age and region (county, for example) before the introduction of Medicare in the United States? As in, before 1965?...
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Overview on hospitals and medical services - in America, Asia, Africa and Europe

I am looking for a overview on hospitals and medical services provided by the public (and also by the private) healthcare sector in Europe, Asia America and Australia. public hospitals private ...
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Bacterial infectious diseases dataset

Does anyone know of a dataset relating: bacteria (not viruses or fungi) infectiousness symptoms ...or something of the sort? I'm looking to classify infectiousness (ie. infectious/not infectious) ...
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Existence of a diseases/symptoms database

For a personal project, I am looking for a database containing (possibly) every disease with its associated possible symptoms. Do you know if such a database is available somewhere? Thanks!
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What API can I use to retrieve HealthCare Data?

I am looking for an API which provides the healthcare data of a patient. What I am trying to do is: User logs in to our website. Then the user want to get the CDA data from his/her healthcare ...
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Where to find medical related data?

I am wondering where to retrieve medical related data, particularly those related to Tropical Medicine? It would be wonderful if anyone can suggest where to find these: a.) A collection (I mean ...
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is there an open API for healthcare's medicaid / CHIP eligibility?

I'd like to make a healthcare website that would help customers find their healthcare plans easily. How can I check if the user is eligible for medicaid, or CHIP or medicare? I know how to get the ...
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Risks per medical treatment

I am looking for a data set on risks per medical treatment as many following fields as possible: list of risk factors per medical treatment some quantification of the risk (e.g., an autologous blood ...
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Physionet.org - Sepsis Data Files?

I am searching for "Pre" and "Post" Physiological Data Files from Patients that have Sepsis. They can be in just about any format such as Excel, CSV, etc. but contain a Time Stamp, Heart Rate, BP(s), ...
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Medical text corpus

This should be a simple question to many in the area, but for the life of me I can't find a solution by myself. I need a corpus of medical text for the purposes of training a spell checker which will ...
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Where can I find Nefazadone CBASP dataset?

I am searching for data that was collected as part of the job described in the New England Journal of Medicine article A Comparison of Nefazodone, the Cognitive Behavioral-Analysis System of ...
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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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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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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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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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Dataset for human body temperature, heart rate and illness

For testing my healthcare project I'm looking for a data set in which the following attributes are present: gender temperature heart-rate illness 1 100 70 high temperature (...
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Clinical dataset

Does anyone have any idea where I can get free clinical data (it does not matter what it is) for a data mining project I have? I need to use the data to predict something like mortality or ...
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Cigarette smoking rates at city level

I'm looking for international cigarette (or tobacco) smoking rates at the city level. So far I've only seen international rates at the country level. Great would be global rates at the city/regional ...
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Looking for dataset of pharmacy Locations in Chicago area

I'm looking for a dataset of pharmacy Locations in Chicago area. The city of Chicago said they do not have this dataset, I'm wondering where I can find it.
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Predictors for AD/senile dementia dataset

I'm looking for some raw datasets about Alzheimer Disease/Senile Dementia. In particular I'd like to investigate the relationship between Physical activity/diet/occupation-education and the ...
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psychological / patient dialogue data for nlp analisys

I search data for chatbot for psychological task. I found some source about it: https://berkeleysciencereview.com/nlp-for-psychotherapy/ Where can I find data with dialogue of psychologist and ...
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Looking for suggestions of sources for data science project

I'm currently taking a first step into Data Science, and studying a specific computational method, I'm a math student, but I'm looking for reliable data sources, and if related to biology (e.g public ...
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openFDA: Is There an Open Database of Which Drugs are Approved for the Treatment of Which Illnesses?

Is there an open database which lists FDA or EMA approvals of drugs for the treatment of specific illnesses?
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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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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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Infertility data: causes and solutions

I am looking for a list of all possible causes of infertility in males, females, and other sexes, (preferably with descriptions of these causes), or of inability to conceive due to problems during the ...