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ready International Classification of Primary Care Version 2 PLUS

Abbreviation: ICPC-2 PLUS

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ICPC-2 PLUS (also known as the BEACH coding system) is a vocabulary of terms classified according to the International Classification of Primary Care Version 2 - ICPC-2. It includes the terms used by GPs to describe patient reasons for encounter and the problems managed in about 1.5 million encounter records. ICPC-2 PLUS has been specifically designed by the FMRC for use in computerised clinical systems, recall systems, disease registers and secondary coding of clinical data.

How to cite this record ICPC-2 PLUS; International Classification of Primary Care Version 2 PLUS; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:35 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 23 2021 11:40 a.m.

Record updated: Oct. 31, 2016, 7:29 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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Extending ICPC-2 PLUS terminology to develop a classification system specific for the study of chiropractic encounters.

Charity MJ,French SD,Forsdike K,Britt H,Polus B,Gunn J
Chiropr Man Therap 2013

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