ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY DIAGNOSIS

A broad coding of types of diagnoses which may be made as a result of Accident and Emergency Attendances.

Classification:

a.Laceration
b.Contusion/abrasion
 i.contusion
 ii.abrasion
c.Soft tissue inflammation
d.Head injury
 i.concussion
 ii.other head injury
e.Dislocation/ fracture/ joint injury/ amputation
 i.dislocation
 ii.open fracture
 iii.closed fracture
 iv.joint injury
 v.amputation
f.Sprain/ ligament injury
g.Muscle/ tendon injury
h.Nerve injury
i.Vascular injury
j.Burns and scalds
 i.electric
 ii.thermal
 iii.chemical
 iv.radiation
k.Electric shock
l.Foreign body
m.Bites/ stings
n.Poisoning (including overdose)
 i.prescriptive drug
 ii.proprietary drug
 iii.controlled drug
 iv.other, including alcohol
o.Near drowning
p.Visceral injury
q.Infectious disease
 i.notifiable disease
 ii.non-notifiable disease
r.Local infection
s.Septicaemia
t.Cardiac conditions
 i.myocardial ischaemia and infarction
 ii.other non-ischaemia
u.Cerebro-vascular conditions
v.Other vascular conditions
w.Haematological conditions
x.CNS conditions (excluding strokes)
 i.epilepsy
 ii.other non-epilepsy
y.Respiratory conditions
 i.bronchial asthma
 ii.other non-asthma
z.Gastrointestinal conditions
 i.haemorrhage
 ii.acute abdominal pain
 iii.other
aa.Urological conditions (including cystitis)
ab.Obstetric conditions
ac.Gynaecological conditions
ad.Diabetes and other endocrinological conditions
 i.diabetic
 ii.other non-diabetic
ae.Dermatological conditions
af.Allergy (including anaphylaxis)
ag.Facio-maxillary conditions
ah.ENT conditions
ai.Psychiatric conditions
aj.Ophthalmological conditions
ak.Social problem (includes chronic alcoholism and homelessness)
al.Diagnosis not classifiable
am.Nothing abnormal detected

Accident and Emergency Diagnosis Tables

 

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