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Eating dependency code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270913
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing levels in the ability to eat without assistance.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Independent
2Requires observation or rare physical assistance
3Cannot perform the activity without some assistance
4Full assistance required (totally dependent)
5Tube-fed only

Relational attributes

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Person—dependency in activities of daily living (eating), code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005

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