PATIENT PROCEDURE IMPLANT INDICATION

An indication that a PATIENT requires an IMPLANT as a result of a PATIENT PROCEDURE. Please note that other OPCS-4 codes can be used only where applicable.

Examples are:

Hip Primary
W37.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement of hip joint using cement
W38.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement of hip joint not using cement
W39.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement hip joint not elsewhere classified (eg hybrid)
W58.1 Primary resurfacing arthroplasty of joint
 
Hip revision
W37.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of hip joint using cement
W38.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of hip joint not using cement
W39.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of hip joint not elsewhere classified (eg hybrid)
W58.2 Revision of resurfacing arthroplasty of joint
 
Knee primary
W40.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement of knee joint using cement
W41.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement of knee joint not using cement
W42.1 Primary total prosthetic replacement knee joint not elsewhere classified (eg hybrid)
W52.1 Primary prosthetic replacement of articulation of bone using cement nec
Z84.4 Patellofemoral joint
Z84.6 Knee joint
 
Knee revision
W40.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of knee joint using cement
W41.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of knee joint not using cement
W42.3 Revision of total prosthetic replacement of knee joint not elsewhere classified (eg hybrid)

References:
National Joint Registry Data Set: v.1: 24th March 2003

 

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural PATIENT PROCEDURE IMPLANT INDICATIONS