National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP consultations with patients who had arthritis, chronic back pain or both of these conditions 2005-2013
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Percentage of GP consultations with patients who had arthritis, chronic back pain or both of these conditions 2005-2013|
|Registration status:||National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016|
|Description:||Reported as the number of GP consultations with patients who had arthritis, chronic back pain or both of these conditions per 100 GP consultations.|
|Indicator set:||National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: 2011– National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016|
Collection and usage attributes
Customised analysis of the BEACH SAND sub-study data prepared for the National Health Performance Authority by the Family Medicine Research Centre, The University of Sydney 2005-2013.
|Computation:||100 X (numerator/denominator)|
Number of GP consultations with patients who had arthritis, chronic back pain or both of these conditions during the data period.
Osteoarthritis defined as ICPC-2 codes 'L83011','L84004','L84009','L84010','L84011','L84012', 'L89001','L90001','L91001','L91003', 'L91008','L91015','L91017','L91019','L91020','L92007' Rheumatoid arthritis defined as 'L88' and Chronic Back Pain as 'L02010','L03012','L84','L86'.
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||The SAND substudies conducted between July 2005 and June 2013 provided a sample of 861 GPs recording information for 25,855 patients.|
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|Disaggregation:||By Medicare Local catchment peer group.|
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|Unit of measure:||Service event|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||PAF-Equity of access|
PAF-Effectiveness of access
Data source attributes
Source and reference attributes
|Steward:||National Health Performance Authority|