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Person—bleeding episode status, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termBleeding episode using TIMI criteria (status)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term284812
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termA person's episode of bleeding as described by the Thrombolysis In Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) criteria, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—bleeding episode status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
3Non TIMI bleeding
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Note in calculating the fall in haemoglobin or haematocrit, transfusion of whole blood or packed red blood cells is counted as 1g/dl (0.1g/l) haemoglobin or 3% absolute haematocrit.

CODE 1     Major

Overt clinical bleeding (or documented intracranial or retroperitoneal haemorrhage) associated with a drop in haemoglobin of greater than 5g/dl (0.5g/l) or a haematocrit of greater than 15% (absolute).

CODE 2     Minor

Overt clinical bleeding associated with a fall in haemoglobin of 3g/dl to less than or equal to 5g/dl (0.5g/l) or a haematocrit of 9% to less than or equal to 15% (absolute).

CODE 3     Non TIMI Bleeding

Bleeding event that does not meet the major or minor definition.

CODE 4     None

No bleeding event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAcute coronary syndrome data working group
Steward:Help on this termThe National Heart Foundation of Australia and The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
Origin:Help on this termRao AK, Pratt C, Berke A, et al. Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Trial, phase I: hemorrhagic manifestations and changes in plasma fibrinogen and the fibrinolytic system in patients with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator and streptokinase. J Am Coll Cardiol 1988; 11:1-11.

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Supersedes Bleeding episode using TIMI criteria - status, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (15.3 KB)

Has been superseded by Person—bleeding episode status, Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) code N Health, Standard 01/10/2008

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

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

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