Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Indicator 6c-Proportion of patients with myocardial infarction who had their left ventricular ejection fraction(LVEF) measured|
|Indicator set:||Clinical care standard indicators: acute coronary syndromes|
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 29/10/2020
Collection and usage attributes
Both the numerator and the denominator include patients with diagnosed MI.
The denominator excludes patients who died in hospital.
Presented as a percentage.
(Numerator ÷ denominator) x 100
Number of patients with a final diagnosis of MI who had their LVEF measured prior to separation from hospital.
Number of patients with a final diagnosis of MI separated from hospital.
|Unit of measure:||Episode|
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care