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Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern 2000

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Metadata item type:Help on this termClassification Scheme
Synonymous names:Help on this termASCDC 2000
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270550
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/12/2011
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The Australian Bureau of Statistics' classification for data relating to drugs which are considered to be of concern in Australian society.

Classification structure:Help on this termThe main classification of the ASCEDC has a three level hierarchical structure.  It is essentially a classification of type of drug of concern based on the chemical structure, mechanism of action and effect on physiological activity of the drugs of concern.

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termIndexes in alphabetical and numerical order are available, see the Origin: attribute.

Source and reference attributes

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Origin:Help on this term

The Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern (ASCDC). ABS Cat No. 1248.0 (2000).

Revision status:Help on this termOriginal 2000 - Standard.

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Has been superseded by Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern 2011 Health, Standard 07/12/2011, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Value Domains based on this classification scheme:Help on this term

Drug of concern (ASCDC 2000 extended) code NNNN Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

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