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Table 4 Prevalence of, and attendance at secondary care for specific chronic illnesses same.

From: Chronic illness and multimorbidity among problem drug users: a comparative cross sectional pilot study in primary care

Chronic illness (ICPC code) Number of patients with illness documented/number who have attended secondary care for this illness (cases)
  'Cases' 'Controls'
Diabetes-Insulin Dependent (T90) 1/1 0/0
Diabetes – Non Insulin Dependent (T91) 1/1 1/0
Heart valve disease (K83) 1/1 0/0
Asthma (R96) 14/1 6/1
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (R95) 2/1 0/0
Depression (P76) 20/14 6/2
Viral hepatitis (D72): hepatitis C 38/24 1/0
Viral hepatitis (D72): hepatitis B 6/4 2/1
HIV/AIDS (B90) 8/8 1/1
Anxiety Disorder (P74) 2/1 1/1
Chronic alcohol abuse (P15) 5/0 0/0
Other chronic illnesses documented 47/27 52/27