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Chiari malformation Type I surgery in pediatric patients. Part 2: complications and the influence of comorbid disease in California, Florida, and New York.
Greenberg JK1, Olsen MA2,3, Yarbrough CK1, Ladner TR4, Shannon CN4, Piccirillo JF5, Anderson RC6, Wellons JC 3rd4, Smyth MD1, Park TS1, Limbrick DD Jr1.
CCC = complex chronic condition; CM-I = Chiari malformation Type I; CM-II = Chiari malformation Type II; Chiari malformation Type I; HCUP = Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project; ICD-9-CM = International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification; SID = State Inpatient Databases; health services research; neurosurgery; postoperative complications