Total cholesterol (serum)
Name total_chol_serum_gprd
Chapter Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic/Lipids
Definition
Recorded level of total cholesterol in either fasting or random 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 total cholesterol (serum) code list

AND enttype = `Serum Cholesterol` (163) OR enttype = `Other laboratory tests` (288) q

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

AND Units (data3) = `mmol/L` (96) OR `mg/dL` (82) OR
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsJulie George, Emily Herrett
Creation date14 Apr 2011
Category (code) Clinical code Clinical term Datasource lookup
(1) 44P1.00 Serum cholesterol normal 622
(2) 44P2.00 Serum cholesterol borderline 29202
(3) 44P3.00 Serum cholesterol raised 2493
(3) 44P4.00 Serum cholesterol very high 35720
(4) 44P..00 Serum cholesterol 12
(4) 44P9.00 Serum cholesterol studies 37206
(4) 44PH.00 Total cholesterol measurement 18147
(4) 44PJ.00 Serum total cholesterol level 13733
(4) 44PZ.00 Serum cholesterol NOS 26902
(4) 662a.00 Pre-treatment serum cholesterol level 18443
(4) 6879.11 Cholesterol screen 10940
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