Triglycerides (serum)
Name TRI_serum_gprd
Chapter Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic/Lipids
Definition
Recorded level of triglycerides in fasting serum cholesterol test.
Data Type Continuous
Data sources GPRD
Repeated Yes
Units mmol/L
Range (min/max) 0.01-50
Valid event date range 01/01/1900 - 25/03/2010
Agreed 14.03.2011 (Revision 1)
Implementation
Apply out-of-range filter first.

IF Read code on triglycerides (serum) code list

AND enttype = `Other laboratory tests` (288) OR enttype = `Triglycerides` (202)

AND Operator (data1) = `=`(3)

AND Units (data3) = `mmol/L` (96) OR `mg/dL` (82) OR `Data not
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsJulie George, Emily Herrett
Creation date13 Apr 2011
Category (code) Clinical code Clinical term Datasource lookup
(1) 44Q1.00 Serum triglycerides normal 26940
(2) 44Q2.00 Serum triglycerides borderline 29559
(3) 44Q3.00 Serum triglycerides raised 26941
(4) 44OB.00 Serum VLDL triglyceride level 66037
(4) 44Q..00 Serum triglycerides 37
(4) 44Q5.00 Serum random triglyceride level 41074
(4) 44QZ.00 Serum triglycerides NOS 30870
(4) 4QA1.00 Triglyceride level 38273
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