Table 1

Inconsistencies between ‘death classification’ and ‘adjudicated cause of death’ in the CSR death narratives

Death classificationAdjudicated cause of deathNoCSR page
Cardiovascular
(n=24)
Undetermined1223 840; 23 852; 23 987; 24 038; 24 183; 24 189; 24 197; 24 291; 24 378; 24 476; 24 646; 24 698
Non-cardiovascular (infection; includes sepsis)623 882; 24 203; 24 216; 24 370; 24 582; 24 662
Non-cardiovascular (trauma)323 825; 24 562; 24 703
Non-cardiovascular (renal)223 916; 24 596
Non-cardiovascular (malignancy)123 964
Non-cardiovascular
(n=66)
Cardiovascular (due to stroke)2823 772; 23 864; 23 946; 23 948; 23 974; 24 002; 24 050; 24 055; 24 060; 24 074; 24 079; 24 101; 24 117; 24 140; 24 147; 241 49; 24 176; 24 265; 24 379; 24 381; 24 451; 24 454; 24 483; 24 572; 24 590; 24 591; 24 635; 24 687
Cardiovascular (sudden cardiac)1223 781; 23 866; 24 000; 24 020; 24 029; 24 164; 24 213; 24 227; 24 321; 24 374; 24 426; 24 518
Cardiovascular (due to heart failure)524 091; 24 241; 24 424; 24 644; 24 677
Cardiovascular (due to other cardiovascular causes/pulmonary embolism)523 969; 24 367; 23 924; 24 092; 24 436
Cardiovascular (due to cardiovascular haemorrhage)323 911; 24 258; 24 573
Cardiovascular (due to an acute myocardial infarction)223 919; 24 247
Cardiovascular (due to other cardiovascular causes/intestinal ischaemia)124 157
Undetermined1023 806; 23 828; 23 950; 24 107; 24 187; 24 205; 24 395; 24 430; 24 536; 24 673
Undetermined
(n=136)
Cardiovascular (sudden cardiac)9123 789; 23 818; 23 859; 23 861; 23 862; 23 881; 23 903; 23 918; 23 922; 23 923; 239 38; 23 945; 23 958; 23 963; 23 970; 23 971; 24 007; 24 013; 24 016; 24 051; 24 052; 24 057; 24 065; 24 083; 24 124; 24 131; 24 132; 24 136; 24 152; 24 160; 24 162; 24 173; 24 179; 24 180; 24 186; 24 193; 24 200; 24 201; 24 209; 24 211; 24 218; 24 219; 24 242; 24 250; 24 254; 24 255; 24 259; 24 261; 24 266; 24 268; 24 294; 24 297; 24 312; 24 333; 24 337; 24 343; 24 348; 24 357; 24 376; 24 377; 24 380; 24 383; 24 384; 24 390; 24 391; 24 409; 24 410; 24 416; 24 419; 24 434; 24 445; 24 463; 24 465; 24 480; 24 490; 24 531; 24 537; 24 555; 24 594; 24 619; 24 620; 24 625; 24 626; 24 649; 24 651; 24 654; 24 655; 24 664; 24 667; 24 674; 24 685
Cardiovascular (due to stroke)424 195; 24 577; 24 647; 24 657
Cardiovascular (due to heart failure)324 631; 24 668; 24 671
Cardiovascular (due to an acute myocardial infarction)224 256; 24 331
Cardiovascular (due to other cardiovascular causes/peripheral arterial disease)123 791
Non-cardiovascular (malignancy)1523 855; 23 885; 23 889; 23 894; 23 930; 24 037; 24 184; 24 397; 24 420; 24 488; 24 508; 24 509; 24 517; 24 550; 24 570
Non-cardiovascular (infection; includes sepsis)623 884; 24 030; 24 273; 24 551; 24 650; 24 679
Non-cardiovascular (pulmonary)424 249; 24 576; 24 578; 24 695
Non-cardiovascular (hepatobiliary)224 270; 24 624
Non-cardiovascular (non-cardiovascular procedure or surgery)223 961; 24 366
Non-cardiovascular (trauma)224 306; 24 669
Non-cardiovascular (gastrointestinal)124 385
Non-cardiovascular (neurological)124 489
Non-cardiovascular (pancreatic)124 192
Non-cardiovascular (suicide)124 123
Total inconsistencies226
Total deaths870
  • CSR, Clinical Study Report.