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Body function or structure code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term330179
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing body functions or structures.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Mental functions or structures of the nervous system
2Sensory functions and pain of the eye, ear and related structures
3Voice and speech functions or structures involved in voice and speech
4Functions or structures of the cardiovascular, haematological, immunological and respiratory systems
5Functions or structures of the digestive, metabolic and endocrine systems
6Genitourinary or reproductive functions and structures
7Neuromusculoskeletal or movement-related functions and structures
8Functions and structures of the skin and related structures
9Death
Supplementary values:Help on this term
97Not applicable
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this termThe coding categories for this value domain are based on the chapter headings for body functions and body structures in the Body component of the World Health Organization's International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF 2.1a) (WHO 2003).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Reference documents:Help on this termWHO (World Health Organization) 2003. International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF). Geneva: WHO

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Patient—additional body function or structure affected, body function or structure code N[N] Health, Standard 21/11/2013

Patient—additional body function or structure affected, body function or structure code N[N] Health, Superseded 21/11/2013

Patient—primary body function or structure affected, body function or structure code N[N] Health, Standard 07/12/2011

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