Fasting plasma glucose (continuous)
Name fasting_plasma_glucose_gprd
Chapter Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic/Diabetes
Definition
Recorded fasting plasma glucose level. No information is provided on whether the

source is capillary or venous.
Data Type Continuous
Data sources GPRD
Repeated Yes
Units mmol/L
Range (min/max) 0.01-100
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 plasma glucose code list or on fasting plasma glucose list AND enttype =

274 AND data1 = 3 AND data3 = mmol/L or no data entered or mg/dL, fpg = data2

OR IF Read code on fasting plasma glucose list AND entty
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsJulie George, Liam Smeeth, Harry Hemingway
Creation date11 Apr 2011
Category (code) Clinical code Clinical term Datasource lookup
(4) 44g1.00 Plasma fasting glucose level 10289
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