Table 4.

New diagnoses and risk factor recording for NHS Health Check attendees and non-attendees at or on index date or in 12 months following

Primary study period 2013–17Secondary study period 2009–13
Total eligible people, nAttendees, n%Non-attendees, n%Total eligible people, nAttendees, n%Non-attendees, n%
Total3 492 816590 2182 902 598Total3 427 380300 9753 126 405
New diagnosesNew diagnoses
Hypertension40 43914 6162.525 8230.9Hypertension40 51979772.732 5421.0
CVD739416650.357290.2CVD880011110.476890.2
Type 2 diabetes13 94745550.893920.3Type 2 diabetes13 58724860.811 1010.4
Non-diabetic hyperglycaemia459121570.424340.1Non-diabetic hyperglycaemia415811130.430450.1
Chronic kidney disease15 99342860.711 7070.4Chronic kidney disease21 53925370.819 0020.6
Familial hypercholesterolaemia12365280.17080.02Familial hypercholesterolaemia14483060.111420.04
Atrial fibrillation, aged ≥65 years11813150.18660.03Atrial fibrillation, aged ≥65 years11802030.19770.03
Dementia, aged ≥65 years4671140.023530.01Dementia, aged ≥65 years532850.034470.01
Risk factor recordingRisk factor recording
BMI790 847502 42785.1288 4209.9BMI698 709244 64181.3454 06814.5
Positive family history premature CHD50 44244 0567.563860.2Positive family history of premature CHD30 75720 6686.910 0890.3
Blood pressure1 170 731517 85787.7652 87422.5Blood pressure1 111 009260 57786.6850 43227.2
eGFR577 096193 55732.8383 53913.2eGFR531 05697 74632.5433 31013.9
Fasting glucose164 83859 58810.1105 2503.6Fasting glucose229 87654 58518.1175 2915.6
Random glucose281 151124 91621.2156 2355.4Random glucose343 04289 63229.8253 4108.1
Total cholesterol651 654379 72764.3271 9279.4Total cholesterol538 034186 38961.9351 64511.2
Cholesterol/HDL ratio583 505347 72358.9235 7828.1Cholesterol/HDL ratio441 177179 64259.7261 5358.4
Smoking status1 073 223503 43885.3569 78519.6Smoking status1 090 038251 63383.6838 40526.8
  • BMI = body mass index. CHD = coronary heart disease. CVD = cardiovascular disease. eGFR = estimated glomerular filtration rate. HDL = high density lipoprotein.