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Morbidity is the main indicator characterizing the state of health of the population. Study of morbidity is the most important task of bodies and establishments of public health. Morbidity of population is determined by the number and nature of diseases.
Accounting morbidity is conducted at outpatient clinics, polyclinics, medical organizations enterprises and others In General morbidity include not only data on patients who applied for medical assistance on various diseases, but also on patients with diagnosed by prophylactic examinations early forms of the disease and aimed at medical reception of patients, after the treatment there are in the order of medical examination in order to prevent an aggravation of disease.
The basic document for consideration morbidity is available in each ambulatory card sheet revised (final) diagnoses. Write diagnoses in this sheet leads doctor.
Refined diagnosis is necessary not only to take account of the incidence of diseases, but also to assess the condition of the patient. In worksheet refined diagnoses doctor should + be noted that the disease that the patient is registered for the first time. In cases when the person several times a year ached, such as the flu or sore throat, every time the disease is marked with as new. The selection of new diseases is important because only through them can be checked, decreases or increases morbidity.
Further consideration morbidity leads statistics or average health worker. For this, a statistical card (form № 25) contribute to the outpatient's card surname, name, patronymic name, age, gender, address of the patient and rewrite the final diagnosis and the +sign, if any. The duties of responsible for the proper accounting of morbidity paramedical workers includes verification of the completeness of records per sheet updated diagnoses. Find any shortcomings, such as accidentally entered the diagnosis, statistics asks the doctor to fill in the blanks. In many cases the reason of incomplete accounting of morbidity may be immediate hospitalization of the patient (bypassing the clinic). Most often this happens when the emergency surgical care (appendicitis, hernia, bowel obstruction, and others). In such patients should be given all the information in their outpatient map on sheet updated diagnoses and pass. Statistical tickets are on all diseases, except those for which there is a special registration form. These include: 1) the number of infectious diseases, which make the cards special notice, and (2) the most important neèpidemičeskaâ diseases (tuberculosis, venereal disease, trachoma, cancer and other), which is accounted for by special cards respective clinics or outpatient clinics.
Statistical coupons daily after receiving passed statistics polyclinics for producing reports on morbidity. Coupons are accumulated for each medical plot and stored in a special box. At the end of each quarter, these coupons are sorted by type and disease groups specified in the special account form (see Item diseases). On the basis of this information, comparing them with similar data for the previous quarters, the doctor can judge morbidity and sets the dynamics of certain forms of diseases ( increase or decrease). In the preparation of the annual report quarterly information are added.

  • The account of separate kinds of morbidity