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Table 3 Example of an extract from an obituary table

From: Evaluating the risk of patient re-identification from adverse drug event reports

Name Age Gender Province Date of death
John Smith 44 M Ontario 23 Oct 2006
Alan Black 44 M Ontario 23 Oct 2006
Hugh Tremblay 44 M Ontario 23 Oct 2006
Joe White 44 M Ontario 23 Oct 2006
Mary Lambert 65 F Quebec 25 Nov 2004
Leslie Long 77 F British Columbia 24 Jun 2001
  1. We assume that the obituary has all deaths. The names in this table are fabricated names and do not knowingly match real individuals.