Nisha C. Hazra

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OBJECTIVES To use primary care electronic health records (EHRs) to evaluate the health of men and women at age 100. DESIGN Population-based cohort study. SETTING Primary care database in the United Kingdom, 1990-2013. PARTICIPANTS Individuals reaching the age of 100 between 1990 and 2013 (N = 11,084, n = 8,982 women, n = 2,102 men). MEASUREMENTS(More)
BACKGROUND Pancreatitis is an important condition with significant mortality. Primary care may have an important role to play in its prevention, early diagnosis, and ongoing management. AIM To evaluate incidence, case fatality, and clinical features of acute and chronic pancreatitis in a large population. DESIGN AND SETTING Population-based cohort study(More)
The role of hypertension management among octogenarians is controversial. In this long-term follow-up (>10 years) study, we estimated trends in hypertension prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control among octogenarians, and evaluated the relationship of systolic blood pressure (SBP) ranges with mortality. Data were based on the English Longitudinal(More)
OBJECTIVES To use primary care electronic health records (EHRs) to evaluate prescriptions and inappropriate prescribing in men and women at age 100. DESIGN Population-based cohort study. SETTING Primary care database in the United Kingdom, 1990 to 2013. PARTICIPANTS Individuals reaching the age of 100 between 1990 and 2013 (N = 11,084; n = 8,982(More)
OBJECTIVE Relapsing polychondritis is a rare disease characterized by cartilage inflammation. Our aim was to estimate the incidence, prevalence and mortality of relapsing polychondritis and describe the clinical features of relapsing polychondritis in a large population. METHODS All participants diagnosed with relapsing polychondritis were sampled from(More)
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