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The internal validation of weight and weight change coding using weight measurement data within the UK primary care Electronic Health Record

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Purpose To use recorded weight values to internally validate weight status and weight change coding in the primary care Electronic Health Record (EHR). Patients and methods We included adult patients with weight-related Read codes recorded in the UK’s Clinical Practice Research Datalink EHR between 2000 and 2017. Weight status codes were compared to weight values recorded on the same day and positive predictive values (PPVs) were calculated for commonly used... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.2147/CLEP.S189989

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0661-7362
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
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Nicholson, B
Grant:
Doctoral Research Fellowship (DRF-2015-08-18
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Aveyard, P
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Hobbs, R
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Publisher:
Dove Medical Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Clinical Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
11
Pages:
145—155
Publication date:
2019-01-25
Acceptance date:
2018-12-23
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ISSN:
1179-1349
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954612
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2018-12-23

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