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Person—clinical evidence status (peripheral arterial disease), code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termClinical evidence of peripheral arterial disease (status)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term285289
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe status of evidence for a pre-existing clinical condition of peripheral arterial disease, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—clinical evidence status (peripheral arterial disease)

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
1Objective evidence
2No objective evidence

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

For peripheral artery disease, objective evidence is coded where the diagnosis is derived from and substantiated by clinical documentation for a patient with a history of either chronic or acute occlusion or narrowing of the arterial lumen in the aorta or extremities.

For aortic aneurysm, objective evidence is coded when the diagnosis of aneurysmal dilatation of the aorta (thoracic and or abdominal) is supported and substantiated by appropriate documentation of objective testing.

For renal artery stenosis, objective evidence is coded when the diagnosis of functional stenosis of one or both renal arteries is present and is supported and substantiated by appropriate documentation of objective testing.

Collection methods:Help on this termFor each Person—concurrent clinical condition (acute coronary syndrome), code NN, the data elements Person—clinical evidence status (chronic lung disease), code N; Person—clinical evidence status (heart failure), code N; Person—clinical evidence status(stroke), code N; Person—clinical evidence status (peripheral arterial disease), code N; Person—clinical evidence status (sleep apnoea syndrome), code N must also be recorded.

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 Clinical evidence status, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (19.2 KB)

Has been superseded by Person—clinical evidence status (acute coronary syndrome related medical history), yes/no 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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