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Person—myocardial infarction (history), code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMyocardial infarction (history)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270285
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this term

Whether the individual has had a myocardial infarction, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—myocardial infarction

Value domain attributes

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
1Myocardial infarction - occurred in the last 12 months
2Myocardial infarction - occurred prior to the last 12 months
3Myocardial infarction - occurred both in and prior to the last 12 months
4No history of myocardial infarction
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

Ask the individual if he/she has had a myocardial infarction. If so determine whether it was within or prior to the last 12 months (or both). Record if evidenced by ECG changes or plasma enzyme changes.

Alternatively obtain this information from appropriate documentation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National diabetes data working group

Origin:Help on this term

National Diabetes Outcomes Quality Review Initiative (NDOQRIN) data dictionary.

Reference documents:Help on this term

Long-term Results From the Diabetes and Insulin-Glucose Infusion in Acute Myocardial Infarction (DIGAMI) Study Circulation. 1999;99: 2626-2632.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Myocardial infarction - history, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (16.7 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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DSS specific attributes +

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DSS specific attributes +

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