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ready International Classification of Primary Care

Abbreviation: ICPC

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ICPC is an epidemiological tool used to classify data about three elements of the health care encounter: reasons for encounter (RFE), diagnosis or problem, and process of care. ICPC is based on a biaxial structure with chapters on an axis and seven components on the other. The chapters are based on the systems of the human body with two additional chapters, one for psychological problems and one for social problems.

How to cite this record ICPC; International Classification of Primary Care; DOI:; Last edited: Aug. 12, 2019, 4:18 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 20 2021 5:05 p.m.

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International classification of primary care.

Bentsen BG
Scand J Prim Health Care 1986

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