Dataset

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

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The Primary diagnosis: summary tables group together broadly associated diagnosis codes to provide a reference summary for the otherwise extremely detailed diagnosis field. The codes, normally covering a range, are at a 3-character level that consists of a letter followed by two numbers. The codes are accompanied by a complete description of the diagnosis group.

Import source: COSPREAD-cospread-2010-01-18.csv
Taxonomy url: http://www.hesonline.nhs.uk/Ease/servlet/ContentServer?siteID=1937&categoryID=294
External reference: NHS-IC-0247
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