Long Term Physical Health Condition

A Long Term Physical Health Condition is a PATIENT DIAGNOSIS.

A Long Term Physical Health Condition (also known as a Chronic Condition) is a health problem that requires ongoing management over a period of years or decades and is one that cannot currently be cured but can be controlled with the use of medication and/or other therapies.

Examples of Long Term Physical Health Conditions include:

For further information on the Long Term Physical Health Conditions, see the NHS England and NHS Improvement website at: Long Term Conditions and Medically Unexplained Symptoms.

 

This supporting information is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
alsoknownasChronic Condition
pluralLong Term Physical Health Conditions