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Table 1 List of the 40 chronic disease conditions (Barnett et al. [7])

From: Identification of validated case definitions for chronic disease using electronic medical records: a systematic review protocol

• Hypertension
• Depression
• Painful condition
• Asthma
• Coronary heart disease
• Treated dyspepsia
• Diabetes
• Thyroid disorders
• Rheumatoid arthritis
• Hearing loss
• Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
• Anxiety and other somatoform disorders
• Irritable bowel syndrome
• New diagnosis of cancer in last 5 years
• Alcohol problems
• Other psychoactive substance misuse
• Treated constipation
• Stoke and transient ischemic attack
• Chronic kidney disease
• Diverticular disease of the intestine
• Atrial fibrillation
• Peripheral vascular disease
• Heart failure
• Prostate disorders
• Glaucoma
• Epilepsy
• Dementia
• Schizophrenia
• Psoriasis or eczema
• Inflammatory bowel disease
• Migraine
• Blindness and low vision
• Chronic sinusitis
• Learning disability
• Anorexia or bulimia
• Bronchiectasis
• Parkinson’s disease
• Multiple sclerosis
• Viral hepatitis
• Chronic liver disease