Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease recorded indicator|
|Synonymous names:||COPD recorded indicator|
|Definition:||An indicator of whether a person has a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) recorded on their clinical record, as represented by a code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—chronic obstructive pulmonary disease recorded indicator|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
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CODE 1 Yes
A person has a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) recorded on their clinical record.
CODE 2 No
A person does not have a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) recorded on their clinical record.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) encompasses a number of conditions which obstruct airflow to the lungs, and individual diseases are classified as COPD or not by Patient Information Retrieval (PIRS) systems.
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)|
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