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Table 8 Annual consultation prevalence per 10,000 registered persons for widespread problems - total, and males by age group

From: Annual consultation prevalence of regional musculoskeletal problems in primary care: an observational study

  Totala Male (age group)
   0-14 15-24 25-44 45-64 65-74 75+
2 sectorsb 361 39 124 309 441 550 521
3-4 sectorsb 44 0 13 23 60 68 58
Generalised codec 177 12 26 50 135 250 341
Totald 556 52 162 378 621 837 887
  1. a males and females; age-gender standardised based on population figures for England and Wales in 2006[21]
  2. b individual codes for regions in different sectors
  3. c single code referring to problems in more than one region
  4. d consultation for widespread musculoskeletal problems defined as either individual codes for regions in different sectors or a generalised code