Surgery Trend Ranking in MDV Data (2019)
1. What Kind of Information is Included in MDV Database?
MDV database contains medical treatment, disease, and partial blood test results information allowing different analysis from pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers, academia, research institution, and health insurance providers.
For surgery or any other medical treatment other than medication, Japan utilized a unique category and code system. For example, surgeries are all referred as “K code” category. These codes can be utilized to pin-point number of patients as well as volume of surgeries.
2. Surgery Trend Ranking in MDV Data (January 2019 - December 2019)
From MDV Database containing over 400 hospitals with more that 30 million patient data
|Health Claim Category Code||Health Claim Category Code||Number of Patients|
|K721||Endoscopic colon polypectomy/membrane resection||165,218|
|K282||Lens reconstruction surgery||129,106|
|K936||Autosuture device add-on fee||68,180|
|K046||Invasive fracture surgery||56,880|
|K549||Percutaneous coronary artery stenting||44,709|
|K476||Malignant breast tumor surgery||35,291|
|K688||Endoscopic biliary stenting||31,315|
|K783-2||Transurethral stenting of ureteral stent||30,394|
|K142||Spinal fusion, laminectomy, laminoplasty (including multiple intervertebral or multiple vertebral arch surgery)||30,325|
|K082||Artificial joint replacement||25,391|
|K595||Percutaneous catheter ablation||25,234|
|K654||Endoscopic digestive tract hemostasis||23,493|
|K803||Malignant bladder tumor surgery||19,903|
|K601||Artificial heart and lung (per one day)||19,035|
|K687||Endoscopic papilla incision||17,316|
|K888||Surgical procedure of the uterine appendage to the uterus (bilateral)||16,778|
|K653||Endoscopic gastric, duodenal polyp/membrane resection||16,775|
|K616-4||Percutaneous shunt dilation/thrombectomy||16,673|
|K611||Implantable catheter placement for continuous intraarterial, intravenous or intraabdominal injection of antitumor agents||16,083|
|K600||Aorta balloon-bumping method (IABP method) (per one day)||16,080|
|K615||Vascular embolization (blood vessels in head, thoracic cavity, abdominal cavity and others)||14,313|
|K081||Artificial femoral head insertion||12,740|
Various surgeries for different disease can be seen due to MDV database consisting hospitals which have capabilities to treat acute and chronic disease.
There are also diseases and blood test results and by combining these information, it will allow more comprehensive analysis.