Person—beta-blocker therapy status, code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Beta-blocker therapy status
METeOR identifier:284802
Registration status:Health, Standard 04/06/2004
Definition:The person's beta-blocker therapy status, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—beta-blocker therapy status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
21Not given - patient refusal
22Not given - allergy or history of intolerance
23Not given - bradycardia (heart rate less than 50 beats per minute)
24Not given - symptomatic acute heart failure
25Not given - systolic blood pressure of less than 90 mmHg
26Not given - PR interval greater than 0.24 seconds
27Not given - second and third degree heart block or bifascicular heart block
28Not given - asthma/airways hyper-reactivity
29Not given - other
Supplementary values:
90Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODES 15 - 29     Not given

If recording `Not given', record the principal reason if more than one code applies.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Acute coronary syndrome data working group
Steward:The National Heart Foundation of Australia and The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Beta-blocker therapy status, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (15.1 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

DSS specific attributes +