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Person—acute coronary syndrome concurrent clinical condition, code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termConcurrent clinical condition (on presentation)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term284891
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe concurrent medical conditions, which are pertinent to the risk stratification and treatment of acute coronary syndrome that a person has or has undergone prior to presentation, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—acute coronary syndrome concurrent clinical condition

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
11Angina for more than last two weeks
12Angina only in the last two weeks
21Chronic lung disease
31Heart failure
41Hypertension
51Ischaemic: non-haemorrhagic cerebral infarction
52Haemorrhagic: intracerebral haemorrhage
61Peripheral artery disease
62Aortic aneurysm
63Renal artery stenosis
71Sleep apnoea
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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Angina:

CODE 11     Angina for more than last two weeks

This code is used where there are symptoms, which can be described as chest pain or pressure, jaw pain, arm pain, or other equivalent discomfort suggestive of cardiac ischaemia, for more than the last two weeks.

CODE 12     Angina only in the last two weeks

This code is used where there are symptoms, which can be described as chest pain or pressure, jaw pain, arm pain, or other equivalent discomfort suggestive of cardiac ischaemia, only in the last two weeks.

Chronic lung disease:

CODE 21     Chronic lung disease

This code is used where there is a history or symptoms suggestive of chronic lung disease.

Heart failure:

CODE 31     Heart failure

This code is used where a patient has past or current symptoms of heart failure (typically breathlessness or fatigue), either at rest or during exercise and/or signs of pulmonary or peripheral congestion suggestive of cardiac dysfunction.

Hypertension:

CODE 41     Hypertension

This code is used where there is current use of pharmacotherapy for hypertension and/or clinical evidence of high blood pressure.

Stroke:

CODE 51     Ischaemic: non-haemorrhagic cerebral infarction

This code is used if there is history of stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA) resulting from an ischaemic event where the patient suffered a loss of neurological function with residual symptoms remaining for at least 24 hours.

CODE 52     Haemorrhagic: intracerebral haemorrhage

This code is used if there is history of stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA) resulting from a haemorrhagic event where the patient suffered a loss of neurological function with residual symptoms remaining for at least 24 hours.

Peripheral arterial disease:

CODE 61     Peripheral artery disease

This code is used where there is history of either chronic or acute occlusion or narrowing of the arterial lumen in the aorta or extremities.

CODE 62     Aortic aneurysm

This code is used where there is a history of aneurysmal dilatation of the aorta (thoracic and or abdominal).

CODE 63     Renal artery stenosis

This code is used where there is history of functional stenosis of one or both renal arteries.

Sleep Apnoea syndrome:

CODE 71     Sleep apnoea

This code is used where there is evidence of sleep apnoea syndrome (SAS) on history.

Source and reference attributes

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

More than one medical condition may be recorded.

Record only those codes that apply.

Record all codes that apply.

Codes 21, 31, 51, 52, 61, 62, 63 and 71 must be accompanied by a Clinical evidence status code.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAcute coronary syndrome data working group

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Concurrent clinical condition - on presentation, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (18.8 KB)

Has been superseded by Person—acute coronary syndrome related medical history, code NN Health, Standard 01/10/2008

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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

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

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