Does it matter where the ICD codes originate?

It is important to recognize that ICD diagnosis codes and AIS severity codes were developed for two very different purposes.  ICD diagnosis codes were developed to classify and code diagnoses and symptoms. AIS is a scoring system used to identify the severity of a single injury based on anatomical derangement.   AIS codes are generally much more

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Does the map include both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes?

Yes, the map includes translation for both ICD-9 (800 – 959.9) and ICD-10 (S00-T88.9) codes to AIS severity using AIS08.  The map focuses only on ICD traumatic injury codes and includes the clinical modifications while also providing a translation for 3 and 4-digit codes.