Clinical records are provided to NHRC, and professional coders review the records and assign codes using the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS); Injury Severity Score (ISS); and International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9CM) [18-20].
What does AIS stand for?
AIS stands for Abbreviated Injury Scale (accident analysis)
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- Astronomisches Institut der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
- Association for Institutional Research in the Upper Midwest
- Atheromatous Ischaemic Renal Vascular Disease (kidneys)
- Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Vision Laboratory (University of Minnesota)
- Adversarial Information Retrieval on the Web (international workshop/conference)
- Attendance Item Restructure Working Group (Australia)
- Association for International Relations in Yamagata
- ABCs Information Services
- Abu-Dhabi International School (Abu Dhabi, UAE)
- Academic Instructor School
- Academic Intervention Services
- Academy of International Studies at Woodburn (Woodburn, OR)
- Acceptable Intake for Subchronic Exposure
- Acceptance into Service
- Accident Information Sheet
- Accident Investigation Site
- Account Information Security
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The International Statistical Classification of Disease and Health Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision Australian Modification (ICD-10-AM) and the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) are standardised classifications for coding burns injury (Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine 2008; Commonwealth of Australia 2008).
Parameters recorded included demographics, duration of time in general ward and in intensive care unit (ICU), diagnostic imaging, time of surgery and anaesthesia, quantity and type of blood products used, ambulance transport, haemodialysis, anatomical location and severity of the injury sustained, by means of the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS).
An arteriography group of patients who received an angiogram, with or without embolization Operative and arteriographic patients had significantly higher liver Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) scores than did observed patients (3.