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Apgar score code NN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270580
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the condition of the baby, soon after birth.

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Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
00-10Apgar score
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe score is based on the five characteristics of heart rate, respiratory condition, muscle tone, reflexes and colour. The maximum or best score being 10.

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Has been superseded by Apgar score code NN Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Birth—Apgar score (at 1 minute), code NN Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Birth—Apgar score (at 1 minute), code NN Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

Birth—Apgar score (at 5 minutes), code NN Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/12/2016
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Birth—Apgar score (at 5 minutes), code NN Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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