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Table 5 Combining diagnostic and drug information to identify patients with diabetes and heart disease.

From: The potential of electronic medical record systems to support quality improvement work and research in Norwegian general practice

Diabetes Heart disease
Practice No. ICPC /No. ATC Overlap % identified by ICPC Practice No. ICPC /No. ATC Overlap % identified by ICPC
A 143 / 99 89 94 A 147 / 79 46 82
B 20 / 15 12 87 B 6 / 7 2 55
C 4 / 2 2 100 C 7 / 1 0 88
D 82 / 57 52 94 D 176 / 103 70 84
E 23 / 16 13 89 E 23 / 7 4 89
F 25 / 16 15 96 F 57 / 33 27 91
G 111 / 77 74 97 G 161 / 110 59 76
H 30 / 11 11 100 H 19 / 16 9 73
I 31 / 14 13 97 I 32 / 11 7 89
J 141 / 84 73 93 J 214 / 147 77 75
K 61 / 37 35 97 K 108 / 60 43 86
L 91/ 51 50 99 L 101 / 72 50 82
M 33 / 23 23 100 M 35 / 17 7 78
N 12 / 10 8 86 N 19 / 20 7 59
  1. ICPC = InternationalClassification for Primary Care (coding system for diagnoses) ATC = Anatomical Therapeutical Chemical (coding system for drugs)