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Cause of Death

MedGen UID:
40147
Concept ID:
C0007465
Finding
Synonyms: Causes of Death; Death Cause; Death Causes
SNOMED CT: Death diagnosis (16100001); Major cause of death (16100001); DD (16100001); Death diagnosis (contextual qualifier) (16100001); Cause of death (184305005); Condition fatal-cause of death (184305005)
 

Definition

The circumstance or condition that results in the death of a living being. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVCause of Death

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Menendez C, Castillo P, Martínez MJ, Jordao D, Lovane L, Ismail MR, Carrilho C, Lorenzoni C, Fernandes F, Nhampossa T, Hurtado JC, Navarro M, Casas I, Santos Ritchie P, Bandeira S, Mocumbi S, Jaze Z, Mabota F, Munguambe K, Maixenchs M, Sanz A, Mandomando I, Nadal A, Goncé A, Muñoz-Almagro C, Quintó L, Vila J, Macete E, Alonso P, Ordi J, Bassat Q
PLoS Med 2017 Jun;14(6):e1002318. Epub 2017 Jun 20 doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002318. PMID: 28632735Free PMC Article
Inai K, Noriki S, Kinoshita K, Sakai T, Kimura H, Nishijima A, Iwasaki H, Naiki H
Virchows Arch 2016 Jul;469(1):101-9. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00428-016-1937-6. PMID: 27085336Free PMC Article
Snyder JM, Ward JM, Treuting PM
Vet Pathol 2016 Mar;53(2):233-43. Epub 2015 Oct 27 doi: 10.1177/0300985815610391. PMID: 26508696
Bakken IJ, Ellingsen CL, Pedersen AG, Leistad L, Kinge JM, Ebbing M, Vollset SE
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2015 Nov 17;135(21):1949-53. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.14.0847. PMID: 26577321
Ylijoki-Sørensen S, Sajantila A, Lalu K, Bøggild H, Boldsen JL, Boel LW
Forensic Sci Int 2014 Nov;244:289-94. Epub 2014 Sep 28 doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.09.016. PMID: 25300069

Diagnosis

Menendez C, Castillo P, Martínez MJ, Jordao D, Lovane L, Ismail MR, Carrilho C, Lorenzoni C, Fernandes F, Nhampossa T, Hurtado JC, Navarro M, Casas I, Santos Ritchie P, Bandeira S, Mocumbi S, Jaze Z, Mabota F, Munguambe K, Maixenchs M, Sanz A, Mandomando I, Nadal A, Goncé A, Muñoz-Almagro C, Quintó L, Vila J, Macete E, Alonso P, Ordi J, Bassat Q
PLoS Med 2017 Jun;14(6):e1002318. Epub 2017 Jun 20 doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002318. PMID: 28632735Free PMC Article
Inai K, Noriki S, Kinoshita K, Sakai T, Kimura H, Nishijima A, Iwasaki H, Naiki H
Virchows Arch 2016 Jul;469(1):101-9. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00428-016-1937-6. PMID: 27085336Free PMC Article
Ceelen M, van der Werf C, Hendrix A, Naujocks T, Woonink F, de Vries P, van der Wal A, Das K
J Forensic Leg Med 2015 Aug;34:62-6. Epub 2015 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.jflm.2015.05.005. PMID: 26165661
Randall B
S D Med 2014 Jul;67(7):269, 271. PMID: 25076681
Fronczek J, Hollingbury F, Biggs M, Rutty G
Forensic Sci Med Pathol 2014 Mar;10(1):39-43. Epub 2013 Nov 23 doi: 10.1007/s12024-013-9496-5. PMID: 24272756

Therapy

Walter SD, de Koning HJ, Hugosson J, Talala K, Roobol MJ, Carlsson S, Zappa M, Nelen V, Kwiatkowski M, Páez Á, Moss S, Auvinen A; ERSPC Cause of Death Committees.
Br J Cancer 2017 Jan 3;116(1):141-148. Epub 2016 Nov 17 doi: 10.1038/bjc.2016.378. PMID: 27855442Free PMC Article
Park J, Suh B, Shin DW, Hong JH, Ahn H
J Korean Med Sci 2016 Nov;31(11):1802-1807. doi: 10.3346/jkms.2016.31.11.1802. PMID: 27709860Free PMC Article
Turner EL, Metcalfe C, Donovan JL, Noble S, Sterne JA, Lane JA, I Walsh E, Hill EM, Down L, Ben-Shlomo Y, Oliver SE, Evans S, Brindle P, Williams NJ, Hughes LJ, Davies CF, Ng SY, Neal DE, Hamdy FC, Albertsen P, Reid CM, Oxley J, McFarlane J, Robinson MC, Adolfsson J, Zietman A, Baum M, Koupparis A, Martin RM
Br J Cancer 2016 Jun 28;115(1):90-4. Epub 2016 Jun 2 doi: 10.1038/bjc.2016.162. PMID: 27253172Free PMC Article
Ylijoki-Sørensen S, Sajantila A, Lalu K, Bøggild H, Boldsen JL, Boel LW
Forensic Sci Int 2014 Nov;244:289-94. Epub 2014 Sep 28 doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.09.016. PMID: 25300069
Lahti RA, Sajantila A, Korpi H, Poikolainen K, Vuori E
Forensic Sci Int 2011 Oct 10;212(1-3):121-5. Epub 2011 Jun 25 doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2011.05.029. PMID: 21708436

Prognosis

Menendez C, Castillo P, Martínez MJ, Jordao D, Lovane L, Ismail MR, Carrilho C, Lorenzoni C, Fernandes F, Nhampossa T, Hurtado JC, Navarro M, Casas I, Santos Ritchie P, Bandeira S, Mocumbi S, Jaze Z, Mabota F, Munguambe K, Maixenchs M, Sanz A, Mandomando I, Nadal A, Goncé A, Muñoz-Almagro C, Quintó L, Vila J, Macete E, Alonso P, Ordi J, Bassat Q
PLoS Med 2017 Jun;14(6):e1002318. Epub 2017 Jun 20 doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002318. PMID: 28632735Free PMC Article
Inai K, Noriki S, Kinoshita K, Sakai T, Kimura H, Nishijima A, Iwasaki H, Naiki H
Virchows Arch 2016 Jul;469(1):101-9. Epub 2016 Apr 16 doi: 10.1007/s00428-016-1937-6. PMID: 27085336Free PMC Article
Bakken IJ, Ellingsen CL, Pedersen AG, Leistad L, Kinge JM, Ebbing M, Vollset SE
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2015 Nov 17;135(21):1949-53. doi: 10.4045/tidsskr.14.0847. PMID: 26577321
Startsev N, Dimov P, Grosche B, Tretyakov F, Schüz J, Akleyev A
Methods Inf Med 2015;54(4):359-63. Epub 2015 Mar 3 doi: 10.3414/ME14-01-0101. PMID: 25731905
Ylijoki-Sørensen S, Sajantila A, Lalu K, Bøggild H, Boldsen JL, Boel LW
Forensic Sci Int 2014 Nov;244:289-94. Epub 2014 Sep 28 doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.09.016. PMID: 25300069

Clinical prediction guides

Menendez C, Castillo P, Martínez MJ, Jordao D, Lovane L, Ismail MR, Carrilho C, Lorenzoni C, Fernandes F, Nhampossa T, Hurtado JC, Navarro M, Casas I, Santos Ritchie P, Bandeira S, Mocumbi S, Jaze Z, Mabota F, Munguambe K, Maixenchs M, Sanz A, Mandomando I, Nadal A, Goncé A, Muñoz-Almagro C, Quintó L, Vila J, Macete E, Alonso P, Ordi J, Bassat Q
PLoS Med 2017 Jun;14(6):e1002318. Epub 2017 Jun 20 doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002318. PMID: 28632735Free PMC Article
Ceelen M, van der Werf C, Hendrix A, Naujocks T, Woonink F, de Vries P, van der Wal A, Das K
J Forensic Leg Med 2015 Aug;34:62-6. Epub 2015 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.jflm.2015.05.005. PMID: 26165661
Oza S, Lawn JE, Hogan DR, Mathers C, Cousens SN
Bull World Health Organ 2015 Jan 1;93(1):19-28. Epub 2014 Nov 17 doi: 10.2471/BLT.14.139790. PMID: 25558104Free PMC Article
Dash SK, Behera BK, Patro S
J Forensic Leg Med 2014 May;24:33-6. Epub 2014 Mar 31 doi: 10.1016/j.jflm.2014.03.006. PMID: 24794848
Fronczek J, Hollingbury F, Biggs M, Rutty G
Forensic Sci Med Pathol 2014 Mar;10(1):39-43. Epub 2013 Nov 23 doi: 10.1007/s12024-013-9496-5. PMID: 24272756

Recent systematic reviews

Snyder JM, Ward JM, Treuting PM
Vet Pathol 2016 Mar;53(2):233-43. Epub 2015 Oct 27 doi: 10.1177/0300985815610391. PMID: 26508696
Leitao J, Chandramohan D, Byass P, Jakob R, Bundhamcharoen K, Choprapawon C, de Savigny D, Fottrell E, França E, Frøen F, Gewaifel G, Hodgson A, Hounton S, Kahn K, Krishnan A, Kumar V, Masanja H, Nichols E, Notzon F, Rasooly MH, Sankoh O, Spiegel P, AbouZahr C, Amexo M, Kebede D, Alley WS, Marinho F, Ali M, Loyola E, Chikersal J, Gao J, Annunziata G, Bahl R, Bartolomeus K, Boerma T, Ustun B, Chou D, Muhe L, Mathai M
Glob Health Action 2013 Sep 13;6:21518. PMID: 24041439Free PMC Article
Wexelman BA, Eden E, Rose KM
Prev Chronic Dis 2013 May 9;10:E76. doi: 10.5888/pcd10.120288. PMID: 23660118Free PMC Article
Poultsides LA, Gonzalez Della Valle A, Memtsoudis SG, Ma Y, Roberts T, Sharrock N, Salvati E
J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012 Jan;94(1):113-21. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.94B1.27301. PMID: 22219258
Lifson AR; INSIGHT Cause of Death Writing Group., Belloso WH, Carey C, Davey RT, Duprez D, El-Sadr WM, Gatell JM, Gey DC, Hoy JF, Krum EA, Nelson R, Nixon DE, Paton N, Pedersen C, Perez G, Price RW, Prineas RJ, Rhame FS, Sampson J, Worley J
HIV Clin Trials 2008 May-Jun;9(3):177-85. doi: 10.1310/hct0903-177. PMID: 18547904Free PMC Article

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