|1989-90 to 1995 ||NA|
|1995 to 2001 ||NA |
|There were no questions or prompting for:"Fluid problems", "Fluid retention" or "oedema". However, respondents were free to report the condition in response to some of the running questions in Q230: "...-( DO YOU HAVE) ANY CONDITIONS THAT RECUR FROM TIME TO TIME SUCH AS ASTHMA OR HAYFEVER?" |
or ..."(DO YOU HAVE) ANY CONDITIONS WHICH ARE UNDER CONTROL BECAUSE YOU ARE HAVING LONG TERM TREATMENT OR TAKING MEDICATION. FOR EXAMPLE NEEDING GLASSES OR HAVING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?"
|There were no questions or prompting for:"Fluid problems", "Fluid retention" or "oedema". However, respondents had an opportunity to report the condition 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".
|Q450 asks respondents "..HAVE YOU EVER BEEN TOLD BY A DOCTOR OR NURSE YOU HAVE ANY HEART OR CIRCULATORY CONDITIONS?" as they are shown prompt card 15 which lists 13 conditions including: "Fluid problems, fluid retention or oedema".|
Subsequent questions Q453-454 and Q457-458 establish whether the conditions are current and long-term.
|Standardised rate per 1,000 population(a)||4.6||1.1||15.7|
|95 % confidence intervals on standardised rates||4.0 - 5.2||0.7 - 1.5||14.1 - 17.3|
|(a) Age standardised to 2001 NHS benchmark population.|
This page last updated 20 January 2006