Step 2. Continued: Diagnosis:

Select a Sub-Diagnosis from N57.0 - Perioperative Injury Risk


N refers to: Safety which may be described as: Cluster of elements that involve prevention of injury, danger, loss, or abuse.

57.0 refers to the major diagnosis: Perioperative Injury Risk which may be described as: Increased chance of injury during the operative processes

Possible Sub-Diagnoses

If you do not want to select a sub-diagnosis from the table below, you can proceed to selecting an expected outcome for the major diagnosis 57.0 Perioperative Injury Risk.

Major Code Sub Code Concept Definition
57.0 57.1 Perioperative Positioning Injury Damages from operative process positioning
57.0 57.2 Surgical Recovery Delay Slow or delayed recovery from a surgical procedure