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Can the prevalence of disease risk factors be assessed from general practice records?

Abstract:

The result of an audit of the recording of smoking habit, alcohol consumption, blood pressure level, diet, exercise, height, weight, and occupation in patients in five general practices is reported. This audit was the first phase of a study to assess the feasibility of the exchange of information between general practice and a district health authority. The frequency with which each item was recorded varied from 3% (exercise) to 65% (blood pressure) in a five year period. The sample of patien...

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10.1136/bmj.292.6513.102

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
British medical journal (Clinical research ed.) More from this journal
Volume:
292
Issue:
6513
Pages:
102-104
Publication date:
1986-01-01
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EISSN:
1468-5833
ISSN:
0267-0623
Language:
English
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pubs:430867
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uuid:22ffd46d-e4bf-400e-a815-90f29220fc89
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pubs:430867
Source identifiers:
430867
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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