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Person—electrocardiogram change location, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termElectrocardiogram change location
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285071
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe area in which the change is located on the 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) of the person, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—electrocardiogram change location

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
ValueMeaning
1Inferior leads: II, III, aVF
2Anterior leads: V1 to V4
3Lateral leads: I, aVL, V5 to V6
4True posterior: V1 V2
8None
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 4     True posterior: V1 V2

True posterior is relevant only for tall R waves.

Source and reference attributes

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

More than one code may be recorded.

Report in order of significance.

Record all codes that apply (codes 8 and 9 are excluded from multiple coding).

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Electrocardiogram (ECG) change - location, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.2 KB)

Has been superseded by Electrocardiogram—change location, code N Health, Standard 01/10/2008

See also Person—electrocardiogram change type, code N Health, Superseded 01/10/2008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Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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