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International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th revision (ICD-10) 2016

Author:
World Health Organization (WHO)
Publisher:
WHO

ICD-10, 10th edition, 2016 revision includes more than 100 edits, updates and clarifications from 1997 to the end of 2015.

Volume 1 includes the introduction of:

  • New WHO dengue classification, distinction between seasonal and zoonotic or pandemic influenza

  • An update to the terminology of haematological tumours in line with the recent developments in the field

  • Added detail for atrial fibrillation and flutter

  • The coding scheme of haemorrhoids has been updated and moved to the digestive system chapter

  • Further changes include a new code to document female genital mutilation, a range of emergency codes, and additional details for coding of antibiotic resistance.

Volume 2 includes instructions on mortality coding have been fully rewritten, for more clarity, without changing the rules. The appendices include:

  • New death certificate, a form for the recommended additional information for perinatal deaths

  • A flyer on how to fill in the medical certificate of cause of death.

Volume 3 has been updated to match changes in Volume 1.

Extent N/A ISBN 9789241549165
Size N/A Price £365.00
Format Hardback Published 26 Oct 2015
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