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Person—troponin level (measured), total micrograms per litre NN.NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTroponin level (measured)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285253
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termA person's troponin measured in micrograms per litre.

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Data element concept:Person—troponin level
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285245
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/06/2004
Definition:Help on this termA person's measured troponin.
Object class:Help on this termPerson
Property:Help on this termTroponin level

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Total micrograms per litre NN.NN
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285249
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/06/2004
Definition:Help on this termTotal number of micrograms per litre (µg/L).

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN.NN
Maximum character length:Help on this term4
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
88.88Not measured
99.99Not stated/inadequately described
Unit of measure:Help on this termMicrogram per litre (µg/L)

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 88.88     Not measured

This code is used if test for troponin (T or I) was not done.

Data element attributes

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Measured in different assays dependent upon laboratory methodology.

When only one troponin level is recorded, this should be the peak level during the admission.

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

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See also Laboratory standard—upper limit of normal range for troponin assay, total micrograms per litre N[NNN] Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

Has been superseded by Person—troponin level (measured), total micrograms per litre NN.NN Health, Standard 01/10/2008

Supersedes Troponin measured, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.1 KB)

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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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