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ICD

ICD

abbr implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. V. defibrillator.
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"What we found was that MS patients with either an ICD code for depression or having been exposed to SSRIs had a significantly increased risk of reaching EDSS 3.0," Dr.
Categorical and numerical variables were compared by means of the Mann-Whitney (2 categories) or the Kruskal-Wallis (more than 2 categories) tests, especially distribution of sick leave length per ICD code and social security benefit code, and of monthly pay amount per the variables of interest (sex, age range, ICD code and benefit code).
The primary diagnosis in the patient record was within the scope of the medical concept of the chosen primary ICD code descriptor, but not to the highest level of detail available in the ICD-10 SA MIT.
Further, a specific ICD code for Type 2 acute myocardial infarction could have important implications for epidemiological studies of acute myocardial infarction.
That said, I anticipate that machine learning methods applied to problems of phenotype prediction using EHR variables as features in the predictive modeling will eventually supplant the sole use of ICD code data.
Since eData's Virtual Medical Assistants and Scribes still have extra capacity available, as a public service and for a limited time, they are offering ICD code conversion services for free to help doctors and private practices nationwide adjust their Superbills to the new requirements come October 1.
But because the ICD code numbers are revised annually, there is a chance that new code numbers will be added that will more closely mirror these new DSM-5 disorders.
A systematic literature search was conducted in July 2010 using Ovid Medline (1950 to present) for the following terms: myocardial infarction or cardiac infarct or heart infarct or myocardial infarct or acute myocardial infarction; AND case definition or admin data or administrative data or algorithms or computer algorithms or registries or International Classification of Diseases or ICD-9 or ICD-9CM or ICD-10 or ICD code or patient coding or patient classification or disease classification or disease coding or international classification disease.
The Illinois delegation put forward a resolution urging the AMA to "recognize obesity and overweight as a chronic medical condition (de facto disease state) and urgent public health problem." As such, the resolution said, the AMA should also recommend that insurers and government agencies pay appropriately for obesity intervention services and develop an ICD code for managing and treating obese and overweight patients.
There is a palliative care ICD code (V 66.7) but it is new and the data to allow it to be coded are not yet reliably contained in the medical record.