Stay up-to-date with the most recent ICD-9-CM code changes. This comprehensive resource is organized to help improve coding accuracy and efficiency. Includes dictionary-style headings, color tabs and legends on each page. Complete features include: Current official code set with complete summary of code changes-Provides a quick reference to all relevant 2007 changes; includes instructional notes, additional conventions and complete coding guidelines Color fourth- and fifth-digit alert symbols in index and tabular Valid three-digit list-Identifies when an additional digit is not available for a condition or disease Age and sex edits-Correctly identify codes that are restricted dependant upon age or sex of patient V code designation symbol alerts-Quickly recognize when V codes can be used only as primary or only as an additional diagnosis qUnspecifiedq and qOther Specifiedq code alerts.
|Author||:||American Medical Association|
|Publisher||:||Amer Medical Assn - 2006-01-01|