International Classification of Diseases (ICD)

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The WHO Family is a suite of products that may be used in an integrated fashion to compare health information internationally.

Internationally endorsed classifications facilitate the storage, retrieval, analysis, and interpretation of data and their comparison within populations over time and between populations at the same point in time as well as the compilation of internationally consistent data. Populations may be Nations, States and Territories, regions, minority groups or other specified group.

Purpose

WHO-FIC suite of products serves a variety of purposes covering different aspects of health information

Purpose of ICD Standard

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