Dataset

NHS England: HES, Inpatient Primary Diagnosis 4 character table 2007-08

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The Primary diagnosis: 4-character table provides a complete breakdown of all the 4-character primary diagnosis codes, giving an extremely detailed breakdown. The codes consist of a letter followed by two numbers with a single decimal point (eg A12.3) and are accompanied by a complete description of the diagnosis. The 4-character codes are a direct breakdown of the 3-character codes detailed in the 3-character table, providing an additional level of detail.

Import source: COSPREAD-cospread-2010-01-18.csv
Taxonomy url: http://www.hesonline.nhs.uk/Ease/servlet/ContentServer?siteID=1937&categoryID=316
External reference: NHS-IC-0269
National statistic: yes
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: n/a
Date released: 2008
Agency: NHS Information Centre for health and social care
Precision: to one decimal place
Department: Department of Health
Date updated: n/a