Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Functional stress test assessment of cardiac perfusion|
|Synonymous names:||Functional stress test method|
|Definition:||The method of functional assessment of cardiac perfusion undertaken in a person's stress test, as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Functional stress test—assessment of cardiac perfusion|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Exercise tolerance
Use this code when a treadmill, bicycle or arm-exercise was used to increase the cardiac work.
CODE 2 Pharmacological
Use this code when any form of pharmacologic augmentation was used to increase cardiac work. For example, dobutamine, atropine or persantin.
CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described
Not for use in primary data collections.
Data element attributes
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