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Table 4 Relevant, life-saving emergency operations and related ICPM-Codes

From: Duration and predictors of emergency surgical operations - basis for medical management of mass casualty incidents

Anatomical Region Emergency Operation ICPM-Code
Head craniectomy, trepanation, evacuation of a cerebral hematoma, intracranial bleeding control, removal of intracranial foreign bodies 5-010.0; 5-010.1; 5-010.2; 5-010.4; 5-010.x; 5-012.0;
   5-012.1; 5-012.2; 5-012.3; 5-012.4; 5-012.x; 5-012.y;
   5-013.0; 5-013.1; 5-013.3; 5-013.4; 5-013.x; 5-013.y;
   5-014.1; 5-020.0; 5-020.1; 5-020.2; 5-020.3; 5-020.4;
   5-020.5; 5-020.6; 5-020.x; 5-020.y; 5-021.0; 5-021.1;
   5-021.2; 5-021.3; 5-021.4; 5-021.5; 5-021.6; 5-021.x
Thorax emergency thoracotomy, open cardiac massage, pericardiocentesis, intrathoracal bleeding control, cardiorrhaphy, heart suture/repair 5-334.0; 5-334.1; 5-334.2; 5-334.3; 5-340.1; 5-340.y;
   5-346.0; 5-370.0; 5-370.1; 5-374.1; 5-374.3; 5-379.0;
   5-388.4; 5-389.4
Abdomen emergency celiotomy, spleenic bleeding control, splenectomy, hepatic bleeding control, subtotal; hepatectomy, renal bleeding control, nephrectomy,; mesenteric bleeding control, abdominal vessel; bleeding control, gastric bleeding control, pancreatic bleeding control, diaphragmatic repair, enterorraphy, intestinal resection, enterostomy, urinary bladder repair 5-540.0; 5-541.0; 5-541.4; 5-541.x; 5-541.y; 5-413.0;
   5-413.1; 5-413.x; 5-413.y; 5-419.0; 5-419.2; 5-419.3
   5-419.4; 5-419.5; 5-419.x; 5-419.y; 5-501.0; 5-501.1
   5-501.3; 5-501.x; 5-501.y; 5-502.0; 5-502.1; 5-502.2
   5-502.2; 5-502.5; 5-502.y; 5-505.0; 5-505.1; 5-505.2;
   5-505.x; 5-505.y; 5-553.0; 5-553.1; 5-553.x; 5-553.y;
   5-554.0; 5-554.1; 5-554.y; 5-557.0; 5-524.0; 5-524.1;
   5-502.2; 5-527.1; 5-347.1; 5-347.3; 5-347.x; 5-347.y;
   5-451.x; 5-452.0; 5-454.0; 5-454.1; 5-454.2; 5-454.3;
   5-454.4; 5-454.5; 5-454.6; 5-454.x; 5-454.y; 5-455.0;
   5-455.1; 5-455.2; 5-455.3; 5-455.4; 5-455.5; 5-455.6;
   5-455.7; 5-455.x; 5-455.y; 5-462.0; 5-462.1; 5-462.2;
   5-462.3; 5-462.4; 5-463.2; 5-467.0; 5-440.0; 5-546.0;
   5-546.1; 5-578.0; 5-388.5; 5-388.6; 5-389.5; 5-389.6
Pelvis pelvic clamp, external fixator, plate-osteosynthesis 5-798.4; 5-798.5; 5-798.6
Limbs major amputation 5-862.0; 5-862.1; 5-862.2; 5-862.3; 5-862.4; 5-862.x;
   5-862.y; 5-863.0; 5-864.0; 5-864.1; 5-864.2; 5-864.3;
   5-864.4; 5-864.5; 5-864.6; 5-864.7; 5-864.8; 5-864.9;
   5-864.x; 5-864.y; 5-865.0; 5-865.1; 5-865.2; 5-865.3
  1. ICPM, International Classification of Procedures in Medicine (version 1.1).