Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Percutaneous coronary intervention procedure type|
|Synonymous names:||PCI procedure type|
|Definition:||The type of procedure performed during a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—percutaneous coronary intervention procedure type|
Value domain attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Balloon angioplasty only
Use this code where only balloon angioplasty has been performed during a percutaneous coronary intervention.
CODE 2 Bare metal stent implantation
Use this code where a bare metal stent has been implanted during a percutaneous coronary intervention.
CODE 3 Drug-eluting stent implantation
Use this code where at least one drug-eluting stent has been implanted during a percutaneous coronary intervention (i.e. if more than one stent has been placed during the procdure and at least one stent is a drug-eluting stent).
CODES 2 and 3 include the performance of balloon angioplasty.
Data element attributes
Source and reference attributes
|Steward:||The National Heart Foundation of Australia and The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand|
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|