Table 4

Top 10 PAHs according to ACSC category

Nursing home patientsNon-nursing home patients
RankICD-10
code
Diagnosisn%RankICD-10
code
Diagnosisn%
1J18Pneumonia119618.521I50Heart failure21 77515.94
2I50Heart failure113717.612F10Disorders due to use of alcohol16 20411.86
3S72Fracture of femur82712.813J18Pneumonia12 1958.93
4E86Volume depletion5889.114I20Angina pectoris11 4748.40
5G40Epilepsy5498.505I10Essential (primary) hypertension95747.01
6E11Type 2 diabetes mellitus3325.146S72Fracture of femur68685.03
7J20Acute bronchitis2784.317E11Type 2 diabetes mellitus62624.58
8K21Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease1802.798G40Epilepsy61894.53
9I10Essential (primary) hypertension1702.639J20Acute bronchitis46543.41
10K59Other functional intestinal disorders1201.8610E86Volume depletion44343.25
  • ACSC, ambulatory care sensitive condition PAH, potentially avoidable hospitalisation.