Asthma exacerbation - secondary care



Coding system
ICD-10
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/asthma-exacerbation-secondary-care
Version ID
229001a8

Versions
  • 229001a8

Description

ICD-10 codes to identify admissions for asthma, where the codes should be used to identify the primary reason for admission.

Methodology

Codelist was created based on definition used in previous study and American/European respiratory society recommendations.

References

Signed off by

  • Ruth Costello, (March 8, 2022)
code term
J45 Asthma
J46 Status asthmaticus

Codes not in the full codelist are in faint grey.

This page shows the search terms that were used to build the codelist. Concepts that match the search terms, but which were excluded, are in faint grey.

asthma

Included 2 out of 9 matching concepts.

Show matching concepts
  • Antiasthmatics, not elsewhere classified (Y556)
  • Asthma (J45)
  • Asthma, unspecified (J459)
  • Family history of asthma and other chronic lower respiratory diseases (Z825)
  • Mixed asthma (J458)
  • Nonallergic asthma (J451)
  • Poisoning: Antiasthmatics, not elsewhere classified (T486)
  • Predominantly allergic asthma (J450)
  • Status asthmaticus (J46)