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ICD

 
International Classification of Diseases (of the World Health Organization); intrauterine contraceptive device; implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.
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ICD

1. Abbreviation for International Classification of Diseases of the World Health Organization.
2. Abbreviation for implantable cardioverter defibrillator.
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ICD

Abbreviation for:
I-cell disease
immune complex disease
implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
induced circular dichroism
intercalated duct
International Classification of Disease
ischaemic coronary disease
isocitric dehydrogenase
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ICD

2. International Classification of Disease, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ICD

Abbreviation for International Classification of Diseases.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ICD

Abbrev. for
1. Intrauterine contraceptive device.
2. Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

ICD

Abbreviation for International Classification of Diseases.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about ICD

Q. I have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and an ICD. Is it possible to get breast implants with an ICD? I have no further symptoms: I workout and run 6 days a week, in good shape and only 27 years old.

A. Some medical equipment can damage your ICD If you are visiting your doctor , tell him or her that you have an ICD BEFORE they do any testing or treatment.i'm pretty sure they'll find a creative way to do the implant.any way- before doing any procedure- ask the cardiologist that handles you about it.

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Given the open-ended approach that is currently used by ICD for identifying adverse events, one recommendation for ICD-11 might be to develop a more structured process for guiding coders through the process of identifying adverse events.
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The new ICD also includes new chapters, one on traditional medicine: although millions of people use traditional medicine worldwide, it has never been classified in this system.
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It is also important that these patients understand that the ICD is designed to distinguish between heart rates that increase with exercise and abnormal tachycardias (rapid heart rates caused by a disruption in the heart's electrical system)."
The strategic transactions demonstrate the commitment of ICD, the principal investment arm of the Government of Dubai, to continuously expand the reach and expertise of Dubai in a sector considered integral to the growth of the emirate and its economy.
"The number one priority is to educate your staff on the relationship between the ICD and the DSM," she says.
All-cause mortality at 3 years in 408 patients with LVEF of 30%-35% who received a prophylactic ICD was 51.4%, compared with 55% in 408 matched controls without an ICD (hazard ratio, 0.83).
The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is designed to classify morbidity (illness and injury) and mortality (death).
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), Washington, has estimated that the ICD shift could cost health insurers a total of about $3 billion.
Registrar Middle East Section 1988-1999 President Middle East Section 1999-2003 Represented the Section at International Council meetings in 2000, 2004, 2008 *Presently: Councilor Middle East Section ICD, Editor of Middle East Section ICD