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Short SAS Name
ICD_CODE_358
SAS Name
ICD_CODE_358

This field groups (or recodes) the NDI ICD-10 code cause of death into 358 categories. The list reflects 358 selected causes of death.

Comments

Additional information regarding these categories can be found on the CDC website (see https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/dvs/Part9InstructionManual2011.pdf). Available for 1999-2016. Note that this field is not populated for a large proportion of 2008 records due to source data issues.

Researchers wishing to obtain this NDI segment of the MBSF must obtain an additional approval beyond the CMS DUA.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Death Index (NDI)