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4816.0.55.001 - Occasional Paper: Long-term Health Conditions - A Guide To Time Series Comparability From The National Health Survey, Australia, 2001  
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 04/06/2003   
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Assessment:

1989-90 to 1995 NA
1995 to 2001 NA
      NHS1989-9019952001
      Question description
      Included in Q 230, "- DO YOU HAVE ANY CONDITIONS LIKE THESE?"
      Prompt card 5 was shown which included "MIGRAINE" among a list of 41 conditions.
      Migraine was not specifically prompted for in any questions. However, respondents were free to report "migraine" in response to Q448: "DO YOU HAVE ANY (OTHER) CONDITIONS THAT HAVE LASTED OR ARE EXPECTED TO LAST FOR SIX MONTHS OR MORE, FOR EXAMPLE:" Prompt card 'H' was shown, including a list of 23 conditions.
      or Q450: "DO YOU HAVE ANY OTHER CONDITIONS SUCH AS THESE:" Prompt card 'I' was shown which read:
      "1 Conditions that recur from time to time"
      "2 Conditions that have lasted for a long time and that you may have adjusted to"
      "3 Conditions which are under control because you are having long term treatment or taking medication".
      Q550 asked "THE NEXT QUESTIONS ARE ABOUT OTHER LONG TERM CONDITIONS, THAT IS, CONDITIONS THAT HAVE LASTED OR ARE EXPECTED TO LAST FOR SIX MONTHS OR MORE.
      DO YOU HAVE ANY OF THESE CONDITIONS?"
      The prompt card shown (20) listed "Migraine"among 17 conditions.
      ICD-9 codes346
      NHS codes(b)013013506,507,986
      Estimate '000578.2226.91,172.2
      Standardised rate per 1,000 population(a)34.212.761.9
      95% confidence intervals on standardised rates32.9 - 35.510.8 - 14.659.3 - 64.5
      (a) Age standardised to 2001 NHS benchmark population.
      (b) The codes shown were released in the corrigendum to this publication on 22 July 03.

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