Bodily location code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:270664
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Definition:A code set representing bodily location.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:NN
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
01Head (excludes face)
02Face (excludes eye)
03Neck
04Thorax
05Abdomen
06Lower back (includes loin)
07Pelvis (includes perineum, anogenital area and buttocks)
08Shoulder
09Upper arm
10Elbow
11Forearm
12Wrist
13Hand (include fingers)
14Hip
15Thigh
16Knee
17Lower leg
18Ankle
19Foot (include toes)
20Unspecified bodily location
21Multiple injuries (involving more than one bodily location)
22Bodily location not required

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—bodily location of main injury, code NN Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012