Additional Resources

Using Electronic Health Record Data in Pragmatic Clinical Trials

Section 9

Additional Resources


Rachel Richesson, MS, PhD, MPH

Richard Platt, MD, MSc

Gregory Simon, MD, MPH

Lesley Curtis, PhD

Reesa Laws, BS

Adrian Hernandez, MD, MSH

Jon Puro, MPA-HA

Doug Zatzick, MD

Erik van Eaton, MD, FACS

Vincent Mor, PhD


Contributing Editor

Karen Staman, MS

Resource Description
User’s Guide to Computable Phenotypes
This document provides a practical framework that will help physicians,
clinical researchers and informaticians evaluate published phenotype algorithms for re-use in
various purposes. The framework is divided into three phases, aligned with expected user roles:
overall assessment, clinical validation, and technical review.
Key Issues in
Extracting Usable Data from Electronic Health Records for Pragmatic Clinical Trials
A working document from the NIH Collaboratory Biostatistics/Study Design
Phenotyping Tools
Common Conditions






Richesson R, Platt P, Simon G, et al. Using Electronic Health Record Data in Pragmatic Clinical Trials: Additional Resources. In: Rethinking Clinical Trials: A Living Textbook of Pragmatic Clinical Trials. Bethesda, MD: NIH Health Care Systems Research Collaboratory. Available at: Updated August 16, 2018. DOI: 10.28929/038.