Hypertension drugs during procedure (secondary care)
Name ht_opcs
Chapter Circulatory disease/Hypertension
Definition
Recording of high-cost hypertension drugs during an operation.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources HES
Dictionaries OPCS 4
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1996 - 31/08/2010
Agreed 11/08/2011 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
3 Hypertension
Implementation
Category assigned based on code list.
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsJulie George, Emily Herrett
Creation date11 Aug 2011
Warning! Unless explicitly noted otherwise, three-digit ICD10/OPCS4 codes also include all codes below them.
Category (code) ICD10 code ICD10 term
Hypertension (3) X82.8 Other specified high cost hypertension drugs
Hypertension (3) X82.9 Unspecified high cost hypertension drugs
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