Table 2.

Frequencies of ICPC-2-R chapters in EOV symptom and diagnosis codes, arising from the RFE of fatigue: N = 259 encounters; total EOV code frequency (N = 533) includes codes for chapters that are not shown, as they were recorded in < 5 encounters.

CHAPTERCHAPTER TITLEFREQUENCY OF CHAPTER DIAGNOSIS AT EOV*ENCOUNTERS,* %
KCirculatory11745.2
A04General weakness or tiredness remains as a symptom7729.7
P and ZPsychological and social problems, combined6223.9
TEndocrine, metabolic, or nutritional5320.5
PPsychological4918.9
RRespiratory4718.1
LMusculoskeletal4617.8
DDigestive2810.8
AGeneral or unspecified, other than A04207.7
NNeurologic197.3
UUrinary system166.2
BBlood, blood-forming organs, or immune mechanism155.8
SSkin145.4
ZSocial problems135.0
XFemale genital system including breast72.7
HEar51.9
  • EOV—end of visit; ICPC-2-R—International Classification of Primary Care, revised 2nd edition; RFE—reason for encounter.

  • * Totals are greater than 259 and 100.0% because some encounters have > 1 EOV code.

  • P and Z combined values were not included in the EOV code total.