Method of drug use code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:270699
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:A code set representing the method of drug use.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Ingests
2Smokes
3Injects
4Sniffs (powder)
5Inhales (vapour)
6Other
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Client—method of drug use (principal drug of concern), code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Client—method of drug use (principal drug of concern), code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018