International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision (2016 version)

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Classification Scheme
Synonymous names:ICD-10
METeOR identifier:719782
Registration status:Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:

The World Health Organization classification for diseases and related health problems.

Classification structure:

ICD-10 is comprised of three volumes:

  • Tabular List of Diseases
  • Instruction manual
  • Alphabetical index
     

Source and reference attributes

Origin:

WHO (World Health Organization) 2016. The International statistical classification of diseases and related health problems, Tenth revision (2016 version). WHO, Geneva. Viewed 19th July 2019, https://icd.who.int/browse10/2010/en

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, (2nd edition) Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

Value Domains based on this classification scheme:

Underlying cause of death code (ICD-10 2016 version) ANN{.N} Health, Standard 17/01/2020