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Table 1 Ten major surgical procedures queried in the UHC database, corresponding ICD9 codes, and studies showing morbidity reduction with GDFT

From: Tackling the economic burden of postsurgical complications: would perioperative goal-directed fluid therapy help?

Surgical procedure ICD9 codes Author (reference)
Abdominal aortic aneurysm open repair 38.44 Benes [15], Kuper [19], Lobo [20], Pearse [22], Wilson [29]
Aorto-iliac and peripheral bypass 39.25, 39.29 Bisgaard [16], Kuper [19], Pearse [22], Wilson [29]
Esophagectomy 42.40, 42.41, 42.42 Boyd [17], Kuper [19], Lobo [20], Pearse [22], Wilson [29]
Gastrectomy 43.5, 43.6, 43.7, 43.81, 43.89, 43.91, 43.99 Boyd [17], Kuper [19], Lobo [20], Pearse [22], Wilson [29]
Colectomy 45.71-45.76, 45.79, 45.81-45.83 Benes [15], Gan [18], Kuper [19], Noblett [21], Pearse [22], Ramsingh [24], Wakeling [28]
Resection of rectum 48.40, 48.43, 48.49-48-52, 48.59, 48.61-48.65, 48.69 Benes [15], Gan [18], Kuper [19], Noblett [21], Pearse [22], Ramsingh [24], Wakeling [28], Wilson [29]
Hepatectomy 50.22, 50.3 Pearse [22], Ueno [26],
Pancreatectomy 52.51-52.53, 52.59, 52.6, 52.7 Benes [15], Lobo [20], Ramsingh [24]
Total cystectomy 57.71, 57.79 Boyd [17], Gan [18], Kuper [19], Pearse [22], Pillai [23], Ramsingh [24], Wilson [29]
Femur & hip fracture repair 79.15, 79.25, 79.35, 79.85, 79.95 Kuper [19], Sinclair [25], Venn [27]
  1. UHC, University HealthSystem Consortium; GDFT, goal directed fluid therapy.