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Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 5th edn) ANNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termActivity when injured
METeOR identifier:Help on this term333849
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/02/2008
Definition:Help on this term

The type of activity being undertaken by the person when injured, for admitted patients, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Injury event—activity type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 5th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term5

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Use the appropriate External Causes of Morbidity and Mortality Activity codes from the current edition of ICD-10-AM. Used with ICD-10-AM external cause codes and assigned according to the Australian Coding Standards.

External cause codes in the range W00 to Y34, except Y06 and Y07 must be accompanied by a place of occurrence code.

External cause codes V01 to Y34 must be accompanied by an activity code.

Comments:Help on this term

Enables categorisation of injury and poisoning according to factors important for injury control. Necessary for defining and monitoring injury control targets, injury costing and identifying cases for in-depth research. This term is the basis for identifying work-related and sport-related injuries.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Centre for Classification in Health

National Injury Surveillance Unit

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 4th edn) ANNNN Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Has been superseded by Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANNNN Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance DSS Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance NMDS Health, Superseded 03/05/2006

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