Asthma exacerbation - secondary care
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ICD-10 codes to identify admissions for asthma, where the codes should be used to identify the primary reason for admission.
Codelist was created based on definition used in previous study and American/European respiratory society recommendations.
- Davies GA, Alsallakh MA, Sivakumaran S EAVE II Collaborators, et al. Impact of COVID-19 lockdown on emergency asthma admissions and deaths: national interrupted time series analyses for Scotland and WalesThorax 2021;76:867-873.
- Reddel HK, Taylor DR, Bateman ED, et al. An official American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society statement: asthma control and exacerbations: standardizing endpoints for clinical asthma trials and clinical practice. Am J Respir Crit Care Med.
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- Ruth Costello, (March 8, 2022)
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Antiasthmatics, not elsewhere classified (
Asthma, unspecified (
Family history of asthma and other chronic lower respiratory diseases (
Mixed asthma (
Nonallergic asthma (
Poisoning: Antiasthmatics, not elsewhere classified (
Predominantly allergic asthma (
Status asthmaticus (