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Table 1 International Classification of Disease-10 codes used to estimate palliative care need [22]

From: How many people will need palliative care in 2040? Past trends, future projections and implications for services

Grouping Code Conditions included
Cancer C00–C97 All deaths from malignant neoplasms
Organ failure I00–I52 (excl. I12 & I13)
J40–J47, J96
I12, I13, N17, N18, N28
Heart disease and heart failure
Chronic lower respiratory disease, respiratory failure
Reno-vascular disease, renal failure
Liver disease
Dementia F01, F03, G30, R54 Dementia, vascular dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, senility
Other G10, G12.2, G20, G23.1, G35, G90.3
Huntington’s disease, motor neurone disease, Parkinson’s disease, progressive supranuclear palsy, multiple sclerosis, multi system atrophy
Haemorrhagic, ischaemic and unspecified stroke