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Table 2 Distribution of prehospital and in-hospital diagnoses

From: Diagnostic value of prehospital arterial blood gas measurements – a randomised controlled trial

ICD-10 chapter Diagnosis group Prehospital diagnosis In-hospital diagnosis
With ABG (n = 102) Without ABG (n = 120) (n = 222)
Chapter I Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99) 6 4 5
Chapter II Neoplasms (C00-D48) 0   6
Chapter III Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism (D50-D89) 0   0
Chapter IV Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E90) 3 3 8
Chapter V Mental and behavioural disorders (F00-F99) 0   2
Chapter VI Diseases of the nervous system (G00-G99) 8 7 26
Chapter VII Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00-H59) 0   0
Chapter VIII Diseases of the ear and mastoid process (H60-H95) 0   0
Chapter IX Diseases of the circulatory system (I00-I99) 33 38 70
Chapter X Diseases of the respiratory system (J00-J99) 15 22 39
Chapter XI Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K93) 2 1 5
Chapter XII Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99) 0   0
Chapter XIII Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99) 0   0
Chapter XIV Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00-N99) 0 3 4
Chapter XV Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O99) 0   0
Chapter XVI Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00-P96) 0   0
Chapter XVII Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99) 0   0
Chapter XVIII Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99) 20 17 26
Chapter XIX Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T98) 9 10 22
Chapter XX External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01-Y98) 0   0
Chapter XXI Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00-Z99) 8 13 5
Chapter XXII Codes for special purposes (U00-U85) 0   0
Missing      4