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Resuscitation method code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270582
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the method of resuscitation.

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
2Suction only
3Oxygen therapy only
4Intermittent positive pressure respiration (IPPR) through bag and mask
5Endotracheal intubation and IPPR
6External cardiac massage and ventilation
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 3     Oxygen therapy only

If oxygen is given by bag and mask without IPPR, code as 'oxygen therapy'.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Active resuscitation method code N[N] Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Birth event—baby resuscitation method, code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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