Journal Article

Miscoding, misclassification and misdiagnosis of diabetes in primary care.

de Lusignan S; Sadek N; Mulnier H; Tahir A; Russell-Jones D; Khunti K.

This audit of electronic primary care registries in the United Kingdom found a significant incidence of misdiagnosis of diabetes, with problems including both overdiagnosis and misclassification of the type of diabetes.