Medical classification systems are used for a variety of applications in medicine and medical informatics
- statistical analysis of diseases and therapeutic actions
- reimbursement e.g. based on DRGs
- knowledge-based and decision support systems
- direct surveillance of epidemic or pandemic outbreaks
Types of classification
- Diagnostic codes
- Procedural codes
- Pharmaceutical codes
- Topographical codes
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