Download the WHO’s International guidelines for certification and classification (coding) of Covid-19 as cause of death based on ICD (International Statistical Classification of Diseases) (16 April 2020).
Soraya Maart, Luisa Whitelaw and Warrick Sive from the WHO-FIC Collaborating Centre based in South Africa participated in a study which was presented at the 2018 WHO-FIC Network meeting in Canada.
At the Seoul WHO-FIC Network Meeting in 2018, a discussion was held on the possibility of developing a generalized Content Model and Foundation that encompass all WHO-FIC core classifications. After that, a working group has been started of which Warrick Sive, Luisa Whitelaw, and Soraya Maart of the South African-based Collaborating Centre have been part. The working group pursue the following vision: