Activity

From 2014-02-16 to 2014-03-17

2014-03-17

22:30 Case #236: Spelling errors in the Compl.cat table
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
'Obvious error' to be corrected.
Martti Virtanen
22:28 Case #270: Subgaleal hemorrhage in the newborn
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
The problem in this case is attached with the terminology that is not used in any standar...
Martti Virtanen
20:21 Case #258: Self catheterization training
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
I agree with the proposal.
This is part of Case #277
Martti Virtanen
20:18 Case #245: Errors in the exclusion list 18C90 “Other severe infection”
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
I support the proposal. I think it is an 'obvious error'.
Martti Virtanen
20:09 Case #278: Properties of additional codes describing use of grafts
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
This is the matter as in case #260.
The matter has been discussed in case #235 and #211
Martti Virtanen
19:51 Case #269: The hierarchy problem in MDC08 (DRG 216)
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
Intuitively this sound reasonable and at least the Finnish DRG weights support the reason...
Martti Virtanen
19:41 Case #297: Vincent’s infections
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
This is the same case as case #291.
See also case #117
Martti Virtanen
11:09 Case #297 (Accepted): Vincent’s infections
This is a very rare infection caused by certain type spirochetal bacteria originally described during first world war... Anonymous
19:40 Case #291: Vincent infections
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
This is the same problem as case #297 that has a more general form for the solution. The ...
Martti Virtanen
19:26 Case #288: Transvenous biventricular pacemaker with electrodes
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
I see no problem with the proposed model. This has no effect on other countries since no ...
Martti Virtanen
19:18 Case #282: Closed fasciotomy
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
This is the same as case #255.
Martti Virtanen
19:14 Case #276: Impossible day surgery
2013-04-17 Martti Virtanen
I support this proposal. Would the new DRG be regarded as type of subgroup to old DRG 470...
Martti Virtanen
18:58 Case #296: Code pair problems
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
See also case #233 and case #294
Martti Virtanen
10:56 Case #296 (Accepted): Code pair problems
There are 2562 cases with code pair problems that need to be adjusted, to avoid unnecessary conflicts between the cou... Anonymous
18:52 Case #266: Brachytherapy of the eye - Hierarchy problem
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
In principle OK. The Finish data supports the proposal.
Martti Virtanen
18:38 Case #298: Chronic laryngitis is not an acute infection
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
This is the same matter as case #251
Martti Virtanen
13:35 Case #298 (Accepted): Chronic laryngitis is not an acute infection
In SWE J3700 ‘Chronic laryngitis’ and its subcodes belong to DGCAT 03M05 ‘Otitis media and upper respiratory infecti... Anonymous
18:09 Case #300: Third degree perineal laceration during delivery
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
See case #290.
Martti Virtanen
13:47 Case #300 (Accepted): Third degree perineal laceration during delivery
A fourth degree perineal laceration during delivery (O7030) has in all versions the DGPROP 14X11 ‘Complication of del... Anonymous
18:07 Case #290: Third degree perineal laceration and 14X11
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
The case #300 deals with this same problem. We seem to agree with Mats.
Martti Virtanen
17:55 Case #247: G-level exclusions in the exclusion list
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
It is a misunderstanding that any grouper would convert any propety (except for the gende...
Martti Virtanen
17:39 Case #252: Disorders of pigmentation can be complicated by heart diseases and congenital malforma...
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
These exclusions have already been removed. They have been created (by error) probably be...
Martti Virtanen
17:28 Case #294: Unnecessary code pairs in the DG1 and ICD tables
2014-03-17 Martti Virtanen
None of the listed pairs is included in the current version of NordDRG. These were probab...
Martti Virtanen
13:50 Case #301 (Accepted): Polyneuropathy in infectious and parasitic diseases classified elsewhere (G...
Polyneuropathy is an inflammatory reaction in the nervous system in this case to an infection elsewhere in the body. ... Anonymous
13:38 Case #299 (Accepted): Routine and ritual circumcision
The diagnosis Z4120 ‘Routine and ritual circumcision’ has had property OR=1 since the code refers to surgical interve... Anonymous
10:52 Case #295 (Accepted): Difference in the properties of corresponding dx’s in different countries
_This is a summary of the analyses of the differences between the countries in the properties of the diagnoses._
T...
Anonymous

2014-03-14

13:33 Case #294 (Accepted): Unnecessary code pairs in the DG1 and ICD tables
National ID: CPK ID 548
Initiated: 2013-11-13
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Anonymous
13:27 Case #293 (Accepted): ZZQ20 and 03S01
National ID: CPK ID 547
Initiated: 2013-11-13
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Anonymous
13:18 Case #292 (Accepted): Z412 (circumcision) must have OR
National ID: CPK ID 546
Initiated: 2013-11-13
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Anonymous
13:14 Case #291 (Accepted): Vincent infections
National ID: CPK ID 545
Initiated: 2013-11-13
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Anonymous
13:08 Case #290 (Accepted): Third degree perineal laceration and 14X11
National ID: CPK ID 544
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
Responsible at National organization: Mats Fe...
Anonymous
12:50 Case #289 (Accepted): Noninvasive respirator treatment
National ID: CPK ID 518
Initiated: 2013-09-12
Initiator: Mats Karlsson, SLL, Stockholm, Sweden
Responsible at Nati...
Anonymous
12:43 Case #288 (Accepted): Transvenous biventricular pacemaker with electrodes
National ID: CPK ID 481
Initiated: 2014-02-18
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Anonymous
12:36 Case #287 (Accepted): The DRGs for vaginal delivery contains also non-delivery cases
National ID: CPK ID 394
Initiated: 2011-10-24

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Anonymous

2014-03-13

00:32 Case #248: Impossible anesthesia rules
2014-03-14 Martti Virtanen
The ORD 490D06004 is still included in the SWE logic table. May be in some intermediate v...
Martti Virtanen
00:08 Case #250: Cronic erythraemia and Polycythaemia vera
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This is OK as long as the codes linked together will have the same properties.
The effe...
Martti Virtanen
00:00 Case #251: Chronic laryngitis
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
I agree with Swedish reasoning. Do the other countries have any comparable results?
This...
Martti Virtanen
23:53 Case #268: The hierarchy of DRG 119
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This is a hierarchy problem that cannot be solved by hierarchy change!
The hierarchy is ...
Martti Virtanen
23:40 Case #280: Use of transplant upper arm or thigh
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This case is part of #234
Martti Virtanen
23:34 Case #235: Corrected PROCPR for ZZL00 (Free graft of amniotic membrane)
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
There should be no problem for having all 3 properties on all linked codes.
Martti Virtanen
23:27 Case #267: Missing outpatient DRG for surgery of spine
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
The outpatient rule for these cases uses the property 08S08 'Back or neck procedure'. All...
Martti Virtanen
23:17 Case #234: Corrected PROCPR for some orthopedic procedures
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
These are discussed also under the differences of linked national codes (#277). I agree w...
Martti Virtanen
22:53 Case #255: Percutaneous and closed fasciotomy
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
Closed fasciotomy is in the English texts used as a synonyme to Percutaneous Needle Fasci...
Martti Virtanen
22:08 Case #256: Peripheral vein occlusion and 14S90_21S09
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This is a proposal I was concidering already last last year when we harmonized some dif...
Martti Virtanen
15:29 Case #233: Code pairs in the table Compl.excl
2014-03-14 Martti Virtanen
In the case of code pairs when they are used, NordDRG collect the properties from both th...
Martti Virtanen
14:40 Case #253: MCC or CC for S42, S52 och S82
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This case is a correction to the Swedish definition of CC and MCC grouping. The 'SOS' and...
Martti Virtanen
14:08 Case #229: AAL10 Intracranial endovascular thrombolysis
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
It seems obvious that AAXC10 'Intracranial endovascular arterial thrombolysis' cases do n...
Martti Virtanen
12:30 Case #254: Missing codes in the Compl.excl. table
2014-03-12 Martti Virtanen
This is part of the komplikation exclusion table differences that need to harmonized for ...
Martti Virtanen
12:08 Case #271: ECLA/ECHLA (/ECMO) indicates high level intensive care
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
The proposed technical change is to remove the new property 00S20 'Intensive circulatory ...
Martti Virtanen
11:57 Case #272: New therapy for Dupyutren’s Contracture
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
The Norwegian code WBGM70 is mapped to an unspecific code ZXXX98 'Other local administrat...
Martti Virtanen
11:52 Case #257: Pneumonia diagnoses without 05P10
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
I support this proposal. Although situations are mostly rare in rehabilitation, including...
Martti Virtanen
11:47 Case #260: Some transplantation codes and 08S20
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
The property has been harmonized between the national versions. The property only exist c...
Martti Virtanen
11:40 Case #275: Team visits
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
This case is not a problem for any other version of NordDRG.
None of the other versions...
Martti Virtanen
08:24 Case #227: Procedure QXXB90 'Vacume treatment of wound', should it have CC properties
2014-03-13 Martti Virtanen
It is obvoius that'Vacume treatment of wound' is an intervention only performed in proble...
Martti Virtanen

2014-03-12

13:10 Case #219: Dysfunction of tracheostomy
Martti Virtanen 2013-03-12
This is actually an obvious error that needs to be corrected. The combinations represente...
Martti Virtanen
10:58 Case #125: Percutaneous transluminal renal denervation
Martti Virtanen 12.3.2014
ADXD00 'Renal sympathetic endovascular denervation' is linked to KPCW10A in DEN, KA1LT in ...
Martti Virtanen
10:33 Case #274: Error to be corrected for Procedure code JFC41
Martti Virtanen 12.3.2014
This is indeed an obvious error, that needs to be corected in all versions.
Martti Virtanen

2014-03-04

09:31 Case #286 (Accepted): ABSD40 ‘Implantation of spinal injection device’ has 01S51 in NOR, 01S02 in...
_See +Case #124 Implantation of spinal injection device - Spinal procedure?+ [[http://documents.norddrg.net/issues/12... Anonymous
09:24 Case #285 (Accepted): Paracentesis and insertion of ventilation tubes
* DCSA10 Paracentesis of tympanic membrane
* DCSA20 Insertion of ventilating tube through tympanic membrane
In NO...
Anonymous
09:18 Case #284 (Accepted): Injection of therapeutic agent into or percutaneous occlusion of vein
* PHST10 Injection of therapeutic agent into or percutaneous occlusion of long saphenous vein
* PHST15 Injection of ...
Anonymous
09:13 Case #283 (Accepted): Peritoneal dialysis at home
* KAXA22 Chronic peritoneal dialysis
Chronic peritoneal dialysis is to a large extent performed at the patients ho...
Anonymous

2014-03-03

14:49 Case #282 (Accepted): Closed fasciotomy
* NXXM00 Closed fasciotomy
This intervention is probably only performed in hand although the intervention text co...
Anonymous
14:25 Case #281 (Accepted): FIN CC model for interventions
The FIN version has had for number of years a special model, where most of the complicating interventions have hade D... Anonymous
12:18 Case #280 (Accepted): Use of transplant upper arm or thigh
* NBSN90 Use of transplant in shoulder or upper arm
* NFSN90 Use transplant in surgery of hip or thigh
In SWE the...
Anonymous

2014-02-28

14:58 Case #279 (Accepted): Shortening or lengthening of bones
* NBSK69 Other shortening or lengthening osteotomy of shoulder or upper arm
* NBSK89 Other traction lengthening of e...
Anonymous
14:52 Case #278 (Accepted): Properties of additional codes describing use of grafts
The codes starting with ZTX in NCSP+ and with ZZ in most national versions have somewhat variable properties. The dif... Anonymous
14:37 Case #277 (Accepted): Differences of procedure properties between national versions of NordDRG

_Attached is the complete table of procedures properties differences between the countries._
The columns COM, D...
Anonymous

2014-02-27

14:28 Case #276 (Accepted): Impossible day surgery
National ID: CPK ID 550
Initiated: 2013-05-22
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
14:21 Case #275 (Accepted): Team visits
National ID: CPK ID 504
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:55 Case #274 (Accepted): Error to be corrected for Procedure code JFC41
National ID: CPK ID 552
Initiated: 2014-02-26
Initiator: The National Board of Health and Welfare Sweden
Responsib...
Anonymous
13:45 Case #273 (Accepted): Hard coding in the grouper of code complicating oneself
National ID: CPK ID 551
Initiated: 2014-02-27
Responsible at National organization: Mona Heurgren, Mats Fernström, ...
Anonymous
12:45 Case #272 (Accepted): New therapy for Dupyutren’s Contracture
National ID: HD-0034
Initiated: 2014-02-24
Initiator: Norwegian Directorate of Health
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Anonymous
12:12 Case #271 (Accepted): ECLA/ECHLA (/ECMO) indicates high level intensive care

*Problem*
A new DRG 483B 'Intensive circulatory support' was established in 2014. Some of the Norwegian hospital...
Anonymous
11:03 Case #270 (Accepted): Subgaleal hemorrhage in the newborn
National ID: HD-0058
Initiated: 2014-02-21
Initiator: Oslo University hospital
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Anonymous
10:53 Case #269 (Accepted): The hierarchy problem in MDC08 (DRG 216)
National ID: HD-0076
Initiated: 2014-02-21
Initiator: Stavanger University hospital
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Anonymous
10:48 Case #268 (Accepted): The hierarchy of DRG 119
Forum ID: If known (i.e. in reactivation of an old case)
National ID: HD-0076
Initiated: 2014-02-21
Initiator: Sta...
Anonymous
10:26 Case #267 (Accepted): Missing outpatient DRG for surgery of spine
National ID: HD-0057
Initiated: 2014-02-21
Initiator: Analysesenteret, Norway
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Anonymous
10:23 Case #266 (Accepted): Brachytherapy of the eye - Hierarchy problem
National ID:
Initiated: 2013-11-12
Initiator: Oslo University Hospital HF
Responsible at National organization: T...
Anonymous

2014-02-26

12:02 Document: NordDRG update proposal
Template for NordDRG update proposal.
If you wish for Nordic Casemix Centre to add the proposal for change please...
Anonymous

2014-02-25

16:05 Case #265 (Accepted): Inconsistent CC-MCC grading
Forum ID: Case 2013-CC-02 (continuation of case last year)
National ID: CPK ID 502 (last year CPK ID 464)
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Anonymous
13:17 Case #264 (Accepted): Surgery on malrotation of the gut and appendectomy
National ID: C413
Initiated: 2014-02-14
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Anonymous

2014-02-24

15:06 Case #263 (Accepted): Z094D groups different from Z09.4 + S52.50
National ID: 435
Initiated: 2012-04-27
Responsible at National organization: Ralph Dahlgren/Susann Berggren
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Anonymous

2014-02-21

14:00 Case #262 (Accepted): Gallbladder surgery during Pregnancy
National ID: CPK ID 404
Initiated: 2014-01-29
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Anonymous

2014-02-20

10:44 Case #257: Pneumonia diagnoses without 05P10
Testing comments by e-mail

Martti Virtanen

2014-02-19

14:44 Case #261 (Accepted): Merging DRGs 580J and 580G (MDC3 (Diseases and disorders of ear, nose, mout...
CPK ID: 2014/01
Initiator: National DRG Centre in Finland / Kristiina Kahur, Minna-Liisa Sjöblom
Responsible at NPK...
Anonymous
11:19 Case #260 (Accepted): Some transplantation codes and 08S20
National ID: CPK ID 543
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous

2014-02-18

17:58 Questions and answers #259: This is a test ticket created using email interface
Test comment for a ticket
On Tue, Feb 18, 2014 at 5:51 PM, wrote:
> Issue #259 has been reported by Tapsa ..
> -...
Anonymous
17:51 Questions and answers #259 (Feedback): This is a test ticket created using email interface
This is a test ticket created using email interface Anonymous
14:43 Case #1 (Accepted): Case 2013-MDC15-02 - Normal Newborns in DRG 390 'Neonate, birthweight 2500 g ...
Anonymous
14:39 Case #63 (Accepted): Case 2013-MDC14-04 - Splitting DRG 379 'Threatend abortion'
Anonymous
14:34 Case #92 (Accepted): Case 2013-MDC14-06 Revising the assignment rules of abortion cases
Anonymous
14:03 Case #258 (Accepted): Self catheterization training
National ID: CPK ID 542
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:57 Case #257 (Accepted): Pneumonia diagnoses without 05P10
National ID: CPK ID 541
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:50 Case #256 (Accepted): Peripheral vein occlusion and 14S90_21S09
National ID: CPK ID 540
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:34 Case #255 (Accepted): Percutaneous and closed fasciotomy
National ID: CPK ID 539
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:30 Case #254 (Accepted): Missing codes in the Compl.excl. table
National ID: CPK ID 538
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
13:20 Case #253 (Accepted): MCC or CC for S42, S52 och S82
National ID: CPK ID 537
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
12:26 Case #252 (Accepted): Disorders of pigmentation can be complicated by heart diseases and congenit...
National ID: CPK ID 536
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
12:19 Case #251 (Accepted): Chronic laryngitis
National ID: NPK ID 535
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
12:12 Case #250 (Accepted): Cronic erythraemia and Polycythaemia vera
National ID: CPK ID 534
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
12:00 Case #249 (Accepted): Impossible complication exclusion rules
National ID: CPK ID 533
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: Martti Virtanen
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Anonymous
11:41 Case #248 (Accepted): Impossible anesthesia rules
National ID: CPK ID 532
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
11:30 Case #247 (Accepted): G-level exclusions in the exclusion list
National ID: CPK ID 531
Initiated: 2013-11-13
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Anonymous
11:25 Case #246 (Accepted): Explanatory text to 00X99
National ID: CPK ID 530
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous
11:20 Case #245 (Accepted): Errors in the exclusion list 18C90 “Other severe infection”
National ID: CPK ID 529
Initiated: 2013-11-13
Initiator: NPK, Sweden
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Anonymous

2014-02-17

14:02 Case #244 (Accepted): Case 2008-GEN-06 Split of DRG 929O ’Brev och telefonrådgivning’
Last updated: 2009-03-20
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated: 2008-02-11
By: SLL (Barbro Ohde)/CPK, Mats Fern...
Anonymous
13:48 Case #243 (Rejected): Case 2006-MDC09-01 Remove the split in DRG 263-264
Last updated: 2006-04-21
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated - 2006-02-17
By: Norsk medisinsk ekspertgruppe f...
Anonymous
13:28 Case #242 (Accepted): Case 2007-MDC09-01 Hierarchic change in the NordDRG system for DRG 268
Last updated: 2007-04-12
Status: CLOSED ITEM - Closed item
Initiated - 2007-03-16
By: Norwegian Directorate of Hea...
Anonymous
13:11 Case #241 (Accepted): Case 2008-GEN-05 Effect of ZT (or ZZ in original NCSP) coddes (Grafts, flap...
Last updated: 2011-04-20
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Error corrected by Nordic Centre
Initiated: 2008-02-28
By...
Anonymous
12:53 Case #240 (Accepted): Case 2008-GEN-04 Wrong return code in the rule with ord 000D004
Last updated: 2008-04-07
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated: 2007-12-01
By: Mats Fernström, CPK, Sweden
Exp...
Anonymous
11:05 Case #239 (Accepted): Case 2008-GEN-03 Implantation of vascular injektion gate
Last updated: 2008-04-07
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated: 2008-02-21
By: Mats Fernström, CPK, Sweden
Exp...
Anonymous
10:58 Case #238 (Rejected): Case 2008-GEN-02 Surgical short therapy DRG’s without cases or with a few c...
Last updated: 2008-04-07
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated: 2008-02-11
By: Tuula Talvinko, Efeko, Finland
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Anonymous
10:44 Case #237 (Accepted): Case 2008-GEN-01 Endoscopies in general anaesthesia
Last updated: 2009-06-22
Status: CLOSITEM - Closed item
Initiated: 2007-02-19
By: Helena Holmstedt/CPK, Sweden
Ex...
Anonymous
 

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