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Table 2 Reasons for encounters (physicians recorded) with ICPC-2 coding in 487 patients

From: Reasons for encounters and psychiatric comorbidity in an urban Bavarian primary care out-of-hour service - results of a cross sectional study

Reasons for encounters ICPC-2 chapters Absolute frequency (percentage)
Musculoskeletal L 200 (35.6%)
Digestive system D 57 (10.1%)
Respiratory system R 73 (13.0%)
Skin S 45 (8.0%)
Neurological N 28 (5.0%)
General A 30 (5.3%)
Urological U 31 (5.5%)
Pregnancy, birth family planning W 28 (5.0%)
Cardiovascular system K 28 (5.0%)
ENT H 10 (1.8%)
Procedures C 3 (0.5%)
Blood, blood building organs, immune system B 9 (1.6%)
Psyche P 7 (1.2%)
Ophthalmology F 2 (0.4%)
Endocrine, metabolic, nutrition T 7 (1.2%)
Female genitals X 2 (0.4%)
Male genitals Y 2 (0.4%)
Social issues Z 0 (0%)
Total number of RFMC 562 (100%)