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Nursing diagnosis code (NANDA 1997-98) N.N[{.N}{.N}{.N}{.N}]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270779
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termThe NANDA (1997-98) code set representing nursing diagnoses.

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:North American Nursing Diagnosis Association (NANDA) Taxonomy 1997-1998
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN.N[{.N}{.N}{.N}{.N}]
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe NANDA codes should be used in conjunction with a nursing diagnosis text. The NANDA coding structure is a standard format for reporting nursing diagnosis. It is not intended in any way to change or intrude upon nursing practice, provided the information available can transpose to the NANDA codes for the Community Nursing Minimum Data Set - Australia (CNMDSA).

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Episode of care—nursing diagnosis (other), code (NANDA 1997-98) N.N[{.N}{.N}{.N}{.N}] Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Episode of care—nursing diagnosis (principal), code (NANDA 1997-98) N.N[{.N}{.N}{.N}{.N}] Health, Standard 01/03/2005

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