Person—reason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Reason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy|
|Definition:||The reason a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed for a person, as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—reason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Not indicated
Record this code when a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed because it was not necessary to the treatment of the person.
CODE 2 Contraindicated
Record this code when a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed because of a condition or factor that increases the risks involved in using the pharmacotherapy. Examples of contraindications are allergy, intolerance, medical condition.
|Collection methods:||For each type of pharmacotherapy not prescribed for the person, record whether it was not indicated or contraindicated.|
|Related metadata references:|
See also Person with acute coronary syndrome—pharmacotherapy type prescribed in hospital, code N[N]
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