TableĀ 4

Percentage of garbage codes (GCs) redistributed to death due to musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions

GCsAll MSK diseases (%)Rheumatoid arthritis (%)Other MSK disorders (%)
I 27.1) Kyphoscoliotic heart disease50.00.050.0
Amyloidosis15.07.57.5
Septicaemia4.50.04.5
Fever, malaise, unknown origin4.21.23.0
Thorax and pleural problem1.51.50.0
ill def: from M09-M990.60.10.5
ill def (result of age and sex restriction)0.60.10.5
ill def: from K00-k14.90.50.10.4
ill def: from D10-D36.90.50.10.4
ill def: from H00-H990.50.00.4
ill def: from F32-F990.40.10.4
ill def: from L01-L98.90.40.10.3
ill def: from R00-R990.30.10.3
Different paralytic syndrome0.30.00.3
ill def: from N39.3-N97.80.30.10.2
renal failure0.30.00.3
ill def: from G43-G58.90.30.00.2
DIC, cardiac arrest, acute respiratory failure0.20.10.2
ill def: from Q10-Q84.90.20.00.2
ill def: from J30-J35.90.20.00.2
ill def: from A00-B990.20.00.2
Embolism and thrombosis0.10.00.0