Plasma glucose (continuous)
Name plasma_glucose_gprd
Chapter Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic/Diabetes
Definition
Recorded plasma glucose level where test is either random or fasting not specified.
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 AND enttype = 213 or 288 AND data1 = 3 AND

data3 = mmol/L or no data entered or mg/dL, plasma_glucose = data2

ELSE plasma_glucose = missing
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsJulie George, Liam Smeeth, Harry Hemingway
Creation date11 Apr 2011
Category (code) Clinical code Clinical term Datasource lookup
(4) 44TA.00 Plasma glucose 13824
(4) 44U..12 Plasma glucose level 13831
(4) 44g..00 Plasma glucose level 98
(4) 44g0.00 Plasma random glucose level 19776
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