Drugs for dementia
Name dementia_drugs
Chapter Mental and behavioral disorders/Dementia
Definition
Patient has had at least two prescriptions from BNF section 4.11
Data Type Categorical
Data sources GPRD
Dictionaries Read, BNF
Repeated No
Valid event date range 01/01/1900 - 25/03/2010
Agreed 20.12.2011 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
0 Not prescribed
1 Prescribed
Implementation
If patient has had at least two prescriptions from BNF section 4.11 , category

assigned = 1.
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Creation date
Category (code) Read code Read term CPRD Medcode
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