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International Classification of Diseases (ICD)

  • By: Sudha R. Raminani M.S.
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is the standard diagnostic international classification system for mortality and morbidity data. The ICD is a structured classification system of disease and associated codes that has been designed to promote international ...

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