Table 2

Frequencies of chronic conditions in ICD-10 chapters among patients with complex multimorbidity, N (%)

ICD-10 chapterTypes of primary care facilities
Clinic (n=312)Hospital (n=180)
Circulatory250 (80.1)136 (75.6)
Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic197 (63.1)108 (60.0)
Musculoskeletal and connective160 (51.3)95 (52.8)
Eye and adnexa120 (38.5)82 (45.6)
Digestive110 (35.3)82 (45.6)
Genitourinary91 (29.2)47 (26.1)
Ear and mastoid process62 (19.9)37 (20.6)
Respiratory54 (17.3)38 (21.1)
Neoplasms36 (11.5)18 (10.0)
Skin and subcutaneous tissue30 (9.6)14 (7.8)
Mental, behavioural and neurodevelopmental28 (9.0)23 (12.8)
Nervous system5 (1.6)2 (1.1)
  • ICD, International Classification of Disease.