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Lipid-lowering therapy status code NN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285157
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/06/2004
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A code set representing whether or not lipid-lowering therapy is administered and the reason for not administering the therapy.

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
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ValueMeaning
10Given
21Not given - patient refusal
22Not given - true allergy to lipid lowering therapy
23Not given - previous myopathy
24Not given - hepatic dysfunction
25Not given - other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
90Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODES 21 - 25     Not given

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

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Person—lipid-lowering therapy status, code NN Health, Standard 04/06/2004

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