Estimation of mortality rates in the presence of database errors

CORU has developed software for calculating the mean and standard deviation of observed mortality rates, given specified error rates in a clinical database. This software is available in Excel VBA form.

Details are described in: Gallivan S. and Pagel C. Modelling of errors in databases. Health Care Management Science, doi: 10.1007/s10729-007-9022-y, 2007.

Requirements: Microsoft Office Excel 97 or higher. Macros must be enabled when using this software.