Person—blood pressure (systolic invasive), millimetres of mercury NN[N]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Blood pressure (systolic invasive)|
|Definition:||A person's systolic blood pressure, measured invasively in millimetres of mercury.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—blood pressure (systolic)|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||3|
|Unit of measure:||Millimetre of mercury (mmHg)|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
For recording the systolic reading, use phase I Korotkoff (the first appearance of sound).
If Blood pressure - systolic is not collected or not able to be collected, code 999.
Values measured by invasive/automated methods i.e intra arterial catheter, should be recorded in preference to those values collected by the non invasive methods.
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||ANZICS Database Management Committee|
|Reference documents:||Le Gall J-R, Lemeshow S, Saulnier F. A new simplified physiology score (SAPS II) based on a European/North American multicenter study. JAMA 1993;270:2957-2963|
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