Person—ophthalmological assessment outcome (right retina) (last 12 months), code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Ophthalmological assessment—outcome (right retina)|
|Definition:||The result of an ophthalmological assessment for the right retina during the last 12 months, as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—ophthalmological assessment outcome|
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Collection and usage attributes
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This is a repeating record of both eyes.
1st field - Right retina
2nd field - Left retina
Record the result of the fundus examination for each eye as: Normal/ Diabetes abnormality/ Non-diabetes abnormality/ or Not visualised.
Only the result of an assessment carried out in the last 12 months should be recorded.
Ophthalmological assessment should be performed by an ophthalmologist or a suitably trained clinician.
A comprehensive ophthalmological examination includes:
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||National Diabetes Data Working Group|
|Origin:||National Diabetes Outcomes Quality Review Initiative (NDOQRIN) data dictionary.|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Ophthalmological assessment - outcome, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (18.5 KB) No registration status
See also Person—ophthalmological assessment outcome (left retina) (last 12 months), code N
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