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UKCRC Health Research Classification System

Multiple diseases and categories

Advice on health categories

The Generic Health Relevance category should be used in cases where research is directly applicable to more than five health categories.

There are also a number of research topics that are of relevance to a particular subset of diseases and conditions where these diseases and conditions may not be specifically referred to within the research abstract. In circumstances where the research is not focused on a named disease or condition, refer to the following answers for standardised lists of relevant Health Categories and appropriate percentage weightings: