Patient—diagnosis date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Date of diagnosis
METeOR identifier:270544
Registration status:Health, Superseded 17/10/2018
Definition:The date on which a patient is diagnosed with a particular condition or disease.
Data Element Concept:Patient—diagnosis date

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Date
Data type:Date/Time
Format:DDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Classification systems, which enable the allocation of a code to the diagnostic information, can be used in conjunction with this metadata item.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cardiovascular Data Working Group

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Date of diagnosis, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005 .pdf (13.9 KB)

Has been superseded by Patient—diagnosis date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 17/10/2018

See also Person—albuminuria status, code N{.N} Health, Candidate 15/05/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 15/02/2006

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) NBPDS Health, Superseded 17/10/2018