Revision fixation or dislocation OPCS-4 codes



Coding system
OPCS-4
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/revision-fixation-or-dislocation-opcs-4-codes
ID
1f7e1102

Versions

Description

OPCS-4 codes to identify re-operations following surgery. Specifically this list focuses on remanipulation of fractures, secondary reductions of dislocations and revision operations.

Signed off by

  • salma chaudhury, (March 2, 2021)
  • Allison Rodgers, (March 2, 2021)
Code Description
O171  Remanipulation of intracapsular fracture of neck of femur and fixation using nail or screw 
O172  Remanipulation of fracture of long bone and rigid internal fixation NEC 
O173  Remanipulation of fracture of long bone and flexible internal fixation HFQ 
O174  Remanipulation of fracture of short bone and fixation using screw 
O175  Remanipulation of fragment of bone and fixation using screw 
O176  Remanipulation of fracture of bone and fixation using plate 
W253  Remanipulation of fracture of bone and external fixation HFQ 
W263  Remanipulation of fracture of bone and skeletal traction NEC 
W264  Remanipulation of fracture of bone NEC 
W292  Adjustment to skeletal traction of bone 
W293  Removal of skeletal traction from bone 
W302  Adjustment to external fixation of bone NEC 
W303  Removal of external fixation from bone NEC 
W671 Secondary open reduction of fracture dislocation of joint and skeletal traction HFQ
W672 Secondary open reduction of traumatic dislocation of joint and skeletal traction NEC
W673 Secondary open reduction of fracture dislocation of joint NEC
W674 Secondary open reduction of traumatic dislocation of joint NEC
W675 Remanipulation of fracture dislocation of joint
W676 Remanipulation of traumatic dislocation of joint
W677 Secondary open reduction of fracture dislocation of joint and internal fixation NEC
W678 Other specified secondary reduction of traumatic dislocation of joint
W679 Unspecified secondary reduction of traumatic dislocation of joint
Y713  Revisional operations