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Birth event—birth presentation, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPresentation at birth
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269945
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/09/2006

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Birth event—birth presentation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269464
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/09/2006
Definition:Help on this termPresenting part of the fetus (at lower segment of uterus) at birth.
Context:Help on this term

Perinatal statistics

Object class:Help on this termBirth event
Property:Help on this termBirth presentation

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Birth presentation code N
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270618
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 06/09/2006
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing types of birth presentation.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Vertex
2Breech
3Face
4Brow
8Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Birth event—birth presentation, code N Health, Superseded 02/08/2017

Supersedes Presentation at birth, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.6 KB)

Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as denominator
National Core Maternity Indicators: PI 05-Induction of labour for selected women giving birth for the first time (2013) Health, Superseded 02/02/2016
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