4816.0.55.001 - Occasional Paper: Long-term Health Conditions - A Guide To Time Series Comparability From The National Health Survey, Australia, 2001  
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Note: A corrigendum to this publication was issued on 22 July 2003, updating the NHS codes for the following tables in section 4. Selected long-term health conditions - Time series assessment

Neoplasms, Total
Diabetes total (type 1, type 2, type unspecified)
High Cholesterol
Mental disorders
Circulatory Diseases
Heart disease
Total injury (Long term)


    1. Introduction
    2. Background
    3. Comparison of 1989-90, 1995 and 2001 NHS - Selected long-term health conditions
    4. Selected long-term health conditions - Time series assessment
      Neoplasms, Total
      Neoplasms, Skin
      Neoplasms, Breast
      Diabetes total (Type 1, Type 2, Type unspecified)
      Diabetes Type 1
      Diabetes Type 2
      High sugar levels
      High Cholesterol
      Mental disorders
      Alcohol and drug dependence
      Blindness (complete/partial)
      Total disorders of refraction/accomodation
      Long sightedness/Hypermetropia
      Short sightedness/Myopia
      Deafness (complete/partial)
      Circulatory Diseases
      Fluid problems
      Varicose veins
      Heart disease
      Stroke (including after effects of stroke)
      Kidney disease
      Total back disorders
      Disorders of the intervertebral disc
      Curvature of the spine
      Absence of limbs of part of limbs
      Total injury (Long term)
    5. References
    6. Appendices