Name Automated Verbal Autopsy
Source World Health Organization
Hyperlink to Source http://www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/verbalautopsystandards/en/
Description Automated verbal autopsy is the automated analysis of standardized questionnaires aimed at relatives of deceased persons. Many deaths worldwide remain undocumented. Knowing about it and about the causes can help to design better health policies and can identify diseases earlier. Verbal autopsy is a method of interviewing relatives of the deceased person about the circumstances of his death. A software can automatically analyze standardized questionnaires and give possible explanations for the death.
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Lead Institution World Health Organization
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Info link http://www.who.int/healthinfo/statistics/verbalautopsystandards/en/
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Case study link https://www.measureevaluation.org/resources/tools/health-information-systems/savvy
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Type System
Potential for reuse High
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Outputs compatible with indicators from Official Statistics Yes
Status Implemented
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    Created On 2014-04-12
    Updated On 2014-04-12
    Status Published
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