Published May 13, 2022 | Version v1
Project deliverable Open

AESI Case Definition Companion Guide: Myocarditis and Pericarditis


  • 1. SPEAC


This document collates into a single document the SPEAC Myocarditis and Pericarditis resources (Risk factors, background rates, ICD9/10-CM, MedDRA, SNOMEDCT_US, MeSH codes), tools (data abstraction & interpretation form, tabular summary of key case definition criteria and algorithm for level of certainty determination, pictorial level of certainty algorithm) and guidance (real time investigation, data collection, analysis and presentation). This guide can be used by stakeholders to assess the occurrence of Myocarditis and Pericarditis in several settings including as an adverse event following immunization.


The SPEAC Project is funded in whole by CEPI.


SPEAC_D2.5.2.2_Myocarditis companion guide_codes updated_BL_2022_May12.pdf