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DAD Abstracting Manual  Core

The DAD Abstracting Manual is a reference tool for data collectors and users to improve the quality and comparability of Discharge Abstract Database (DAD) data. This manual provides information on how to complete the DAD abstract, including detailed data element descriptions, collection instructions and notes for data users.

For instructions on submitting DAD data to CIHI, please refer to the DAD and NACRS Submission Manual.

Available Reports

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI), 2021–2022
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $235/$470 View
French Electronic $235/$470 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2018-2019
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $225/$450 View
French Electronic $225/$450 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2016-2017
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $215/$430 View
French Electronic $215/$430 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2015-2016
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $215/$430 View
French Electronic $215/$430 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2014-2015
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $215/$430 View
French Electronic $215/$430 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2013-2014
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $205/$410 View
French Electronic $205/$410 View

DAD Abstracting Manual (for use with ICD-10-CA/CCI) 2010-2011
Language Media Type Price A/B Details Action
English Electronic $165/$250 View
French Electronic $165/$250 View

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