Classcodes for RxRisk V based on ATC codesSource:
Note that desired implementation might differ over time and by country.
Data frames with 46 rows and 6 variables:
ATC codes from table 1 in Pratt et al. 2018 (ignoring PBS item codes and extra conditions).
Modified version by Anne Garland to resemble medical use in Sweden 2016 (Unpublished).
From appendix 1 in Caughey et al. 2010
Mortality weights from table 1 in Pratt et al. 2018
Unweighted count of all conditions.
Caughey GE, Roughead EE, Vitry AI, McDermott RA, Shakib S, Gilbert AL. Comorbidity in the elderly with diabetes: Identification of areas of potential treatment conflicts. Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2010;87:385–93.
Pratt NL, Kerr M, Barratt JD, Kemp-Casey A, Kalisch Ellett LM, Ramsay E, et al. The validity of the Rx-Risk Comorbidity Index using medicines mapped to the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical (ATC) Classification System. BMJ Open 2018;8.
Other default classcodes: