Prevalence and incidence of Wegener's granulomatosis in the UK general practice research database

Watts, RA, Al-Taiar, A, MacGregor, AJ and Scott, DGI (2009) Prevalence and incidence of Wegener's granulomatosis in the UK general practice research database. Arthritis & Rheumatism, 61 (10). pp. 1412-1416. ISSN 0004-3591

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Abstract

Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) is a systemic vasculitis of unknown etiology. The UK General Practice Research Database (GPRD) contains the complete primary care records of approximately 3.6 million people. There are no data on the incidence and prevalence of WG from primary care. The aim of the study was to estimate the incidence and prevalence of WG in the GPRD population.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: aged,databases, factual,female,great britain,humans,incidence,male,middle aged,prevalence,primary health care,wegener granulomatosis
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
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Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2010 11:12
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2019 14:49
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/14600
DOI: 10.1002/art.24544

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