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Person—dyslipidaemia treatment with anti-lipid medication indicator (current), code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDyslipidaemia treatment indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term302440
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 21/09/2005
Definition:Help on this term

Whether a person is being currently treated for dyslipidaemia using anti-lipid medication, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—dyslipidaemia treatment with anti-lipid medication indicator

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
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Yes
Record if a person is being treated for dyslipidaemia using anti-lipid medication.

CODE 2   No
Record if a person is not being treated for dyslipidaemia using anti-lipid medication.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Ask the individual if he/she is currently treated with anti-lipid medication. Alternatively obtain the relevant information from appropriate documentation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National diabetes data working group

Origin:Help on this term

National Diabetes Outcomes Quality Review Initiative (NDOQRIN) data dictionary.

Relational attributes

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