Metadata

Name Body Mass Index
Type Biomarker
Group Biomarker
Data Sources
Clinical Terminologies Read Version 2
Codelists
Valid Event Data Range 01/01/1999 - 01/07/2016
Sex Female
Male
Authors Julie George, Emily Herrett, Liam Smeeth, Harry Hemingway, Anoop Shah, Spiros Denaxas
Agreement Date 23 Nov 2012
Version (UUID) 1 (C3E85YMWy2ixUvafWda9pa)

Primary Care

Measurements were extracted from the data3 field. Where multiple measurements were present in a single consultation (identified by the consid identifier) we calculated the average. We excluded measurements below 10 kg/m2 or above 80 kg/m2.