Identifying and definitional attributes
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The ICD-10-AM (3rd edition) code set representing the type of activity being undertaken when injured.
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Source and reference attributes
ICD-10-AM 3rd edn supersedes the second edition of ICD-10-AM. ICD-10-AM was developed by the National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH). During the development, the NCCH was advised by members of the NCCH Coding Standards Advisory Committee and the Clinical Classification and Coding Groups, consisting of expert clinical coders and clinicians nominated by the Australian Casemix Clinical Committee.
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Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 3rd edn) ANNNN
Classification scheme attributes
|Classification scheme:||International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 3rd edition|
The National Centre for Classification in Health classification for diseases, related health problems and procedures
ICD-10-AM 3rd edn is composed of 5 volumes: