Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Timing of antithrombin therapy prescription|
|Definition:||The timing of care when antithrombin therapy is prescribed to a person, as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—timing of antithrombin therapy prescription|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Source and reference attributes
|Reference documents:||National Heart Foundation of Australia and Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, Guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes 2006, Med J Aust; 184; S1-S32. © MJA2006.|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Reperfusion therapy includes percutaneous coronary intervention and fibrinolytic therapy.
CODE 1 Initial medical management: preceding reperfusion therapy
Use this code when antithrombin therapy is prescribed before reperfusion therapy is to be performed.
CODE 2 During reperfusion therapy
Use this code when antithrombin therapy is prescribed while reperfusion therapy is being performed.
CODE 3 Following reperfusion therapy
Use this code when antithrombin therapy is prescribed after reperfusion therapy has been performed.
|Collection methods:||Record for each time antithrombin therapy is prescribed for the person.|
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|