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NVI-rapporteringsår: 2017
Resultat
Vitenskapelig artikkel
2017

Health care resource use by patients before and after a diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS/ME): a clinical practice research datalink study

Bidragsytere:
  • Simon M. Collin
  • Inger Johanne Bakken
  • Irwin Nazareth
  • Esther Crawley og
  • Peter D White

Tidsskrift

BMC Family Practice
ISSN 1471-2296
e-ISSN 1471-2296
NVI-nivå 1

Om resultatet

Vitenskapelig artikkel
Publiseringsår: 2017
Volum: 18
Hefte: 1
Artikkelnummer: 60
Open Access

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Scopus-ID: 2-s2.0-85019032661

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Tittel

Health care resource use by patients before and after a diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS/ME): a clinical practice research datalink study

Sammendrag

Background: Our aim was to investigate patterns of health care resource use by patients before and after a diagnosis of CFS/ME, as recorded by Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) GP practices in the UK. Methods: We used a case-control study design in which patients who had a first recorded diagnosis of CFS/ME during the period 01/01/2001 to 31/12/2013 were matched 1: 1 with controls by age, sex, and GP practice. We compared rates of GP consultations, diagnostic tests, prescriptions, referrals, and symptoms between the two groups from 15 years (in adults) or 10 years (in children) before diagnosis to 10 years after diagnosis. Results: Data were available for 6710 adult and 916 child (age

Bidragsytere

Simon M. Collin

  • Tilknyttet:
    Forfatter
    ved University of Bristol

Inger Johanne Landsjøåsen Bakken

Bidragsyterens navn vises på dette resultatet som Inger Johanne Bakken
  • Tilknyttet:
    Forfatter
    ved Avdeling for barns helse og utvikling ved Folkehelseinstituttet

Irwin Nazareth

  • Tilknyttet:
    Forfatter
    ved University of London

Esther Crawley

  • Tilknyttet:
    Forfatter
    ved University of Bristol

Peter D White

  • Tilknyttet:
    Forfatter
    ved Queen Mary University of London
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