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Table 2 Top ten most frequent diagnoses, referrals and utilization on weekends

From: Out of hours care in Germany - High utilization by adult patients with minor ailments?

Rank ICD-10-Code ICD-10-Text n Referrals to hospital in % On weekend in %
1 M54 Dorsalgia 10,843 1.3 67.9
2 T14 Injury of unspecified body regions 7,104 2.6 68.2
3 S61 Open wound of wrist and hand 4,668 0.8 56.1
4 S93 Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments at ankle and foot level 4,082 1.05 59.9
5 R10 Abdominal and pelvic pain 3,898 10.6 55.5
6 N39 Other disorders of urinary system 3,784 1.2 71.4
7 S01 Open wound of head 3,634 1.4 54.9
8 I10 Essential primaryhypertension 3,238 5.6 58.9
9 J06 Acute upper respiratory infections of multiple and unspecified sites 2,935 0.8 72.9
10 A09 Diarrhea and other gastroenteritis and colitis of infectious and unspecified origin 2,558 2.4 64.6