Completeness and usability of ethnicity data in UK-based primary care and hospital databases

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BACKGROUND Ethnicity recording across the National Health Service (NHS) has improved dramatically over the past decade. This study profiles the completeness, consistency and representativeness of routinely collected ethnicity data in both primary care and hospital settings. METHODS Completeness and consistency of ethnicity recording was examined in the… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/pubmed/fdt116

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@inproceedings{Mathur2014CompletenessAU, title={Completeness and usability of ethnicity data in UK-based primary care and hospital databases}, author={Rohini Mathur and Krishnan Bhaskaran and Nish Chaturvedi and David Alberto Salas-de Le{\'o}n and Tjeerd vanStaa and Emily M D Grundy and Liam Smeeth}, booktitle={Journal of public health}, year={2014} }