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Table 4 Portuguese ACSCs list, Core (in bold) and extended, ICD 10 codes and frequency of diagnosis, Portugal 2017

From: Defining ambulatory care sensitive conditions for adults in Portugal

Condition ICD 10 N of ACSHs Hospitalization rate (per 10,000 population)
Acute otitis mediaa H65.0, H65.1, H66.0 208 0.26
Acute pharyngitisa J02 28 0.03
Acute poliomyelitisa A80 1 0.00
Acute sinusitisa J01 111 0.13
Acute skin infections L01-L04, L08 4158 5.25
Acute tonsillitisa J03 366 0.46
Asthma J45, J46 1513 1.91
Atrial fibrillation I48 6218 7.85
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease / chronic bronchitis J40-J44, J47 10,476 13.23
Colorectal cancerb C18-C20, C21.8 9664 12.29
Dehydration / Hydroelectrolytic changes E86, E87.6 2169 2.73
Dementia F01, F03, G30, G31.0, G31.8 1667 2.11
Dental and oral cavity pathology A69.1, K02-K06, K08, K09, K12-K14 1566 1.98
Depression F32, F33 3063 3.87
Diabetes mellitus (complications) E10.0, E10.1, E10.5, E10.6, E10.8, E10.9, E11.0, E11.1, E11.5, E11.6, E11.8, E11.9, E12.0, E12.1, E12.5, E12.6, E12.8, E12.9, E13.0, E13.1, E13.5, E13.6, E13.8, E13.9, E14.0, E14.1, E14.5, E14.6, E14.8, E14.9, E15 5409 6.83
Diphtheriaa A36 0 0.00
Folate deficiency anemiaa D52 35 0.04
Gastroenteritis A00 - A09 2412 3.05
Heart failure I11.0, I13.0, I13.2, I50, J81 23,862 32.66
HBV acute infectiona B16 22 0.03
HBV chronic infectiona B18.0, B18.1 58 0.07
Hypertensive disease I10, I11.9, I12, I13.1, I13.9, I15, I60, I61, I64, I67.4 6733 8.50
Infectious parotitisa B26 41 0.05
Influenza J9, J10, J11 842 1.06
Iron deficiency anemia D50 1588 2.00
Measlesa B05 4 0.00
Obesity E66 2635 3.33
Pneumonia J13, J14, J15.3, J15.4, J15.7, J15.8, J15.9, J16.0 J16.8, J18 37,204 46.98
Rubellaa B06 1 0.00
Syphilisa A51 – A53 112 0.14
Tetanusa A33 - A35 1 0.00
Thromboembolic venous diseasea,b I80, I82.2, I82.3, I82.8, I82.9 231 0.29
Tuberculosisa A15-A17 778 0.98
Upper respiratory tract infectiona J06 254 0.32
Uterine cervical cancerb C53 929 1.17
Urinary tract infections N10-N12, N30.0, N30.8, N30.9 10,347 13.07
Urinary tract infections in pregnancya O23.0, O23.1, O23.2, O23.3, O23.4, O23.9 599 0.76
Vitamin B12 deficiency anemiaa D51 109 0.13
Voluntary termination of pregnancyb Z332 972 1.23
Whooping cougha A37 2 0.00
  1. a Do not fulfill criteria iii
  2. b Suggested by experts