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Birth—birth weight

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269455
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
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The first weight of the live born or stillborn baby obtained after birth, or the weight of the neonate or infant on the date admitted if this is different from the date of birth.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Birth
Definition:Help on this term

The complete expulsion or extraction from its mother of a product of conception of at least 20 weeks of gestation or of 400 grams or more birthweight, where the product can be live born or stillborn.

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Perinatal

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Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Birth weight
Definition:Help on this termThe weight of a newborn as recorded at birth.
Property group:Help on this termPhysical characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Product of birth—birthweight Health, Standard 12/12/2018, Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Birth—birth weight, code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019

Birth—birth weight, total grams NNNN Health, Superseded 02/08/2017
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016

Birth—birth weight, total grams NNNN Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

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