User talk:HCUP US

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File source and copyright licensing problem with File:Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Logo.jpg[edit]

File Copyright problem

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Using HCUP data as source[edit]

I am not sure if you should be adding claims based on HCUP data into articles. Firstly, the data focuses heavily on the situation in the USA, while Wikipedia has an international focus. Secondly, the data are primary source-based and by definition less useful than the secondary sources we prefer to use for medical content. Could I suggest that you leave a post on WT:MED (the medicine forum) to discuss this further? JFW | T@lk 00:24, 12 May 2013 (UTC)

Recent addition to natural childbirth[edit]

Hi, I'm concerned that the recent edit is not contextually appropriate or meaningful. The text doesn't pertain to Prevalence. The terminology used is easy to misinterpret, particularly "complicating condition", a term so broad as to be meaningless. See talk page.Millionmice (talk) 01:02, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

N.B On a further look, a lot of your edits seem to be numbers without clear context. Millionmice (talk) 01:25, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Thanks for recent edit to Pneumonia article.[edit]

Hi,

I think you recently included that a diagnosis of pneumonia is the number one reason in the United States for the hospital admission for an infant or a child up to age 17. I think this is highly relevant information and thank you for including it.

On an unrelated note, I'm trying to include some pictures for Oral Rehydration Solution. Any chance you'd be interested in this and/or know the steps for including pictures? Cool Nerd (talk) 19:25, 1 August 2014 (UTC)

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