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Person—angina episodes count (24 hours preceding hospital presentation), total number NN[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of episodes of angina in last 24 hours
METeOR identifier:Help on this term338293
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe number of angina episodes experienced by a person in the 24 hours preceding presentation to the hospital, including the current episode.
Data Element Concept:Person—count of angina episodes

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
999Not stated/inadequately described

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Guide for use:Help on this term

Is the total number of distinct episodes of anginal pain that occurred in the 24 hours preceding presentation to the hospital, including the current episode for which the person presented to hospital.

An episode of angina may include chest pain (which may spread to either or both shoulders, the back, neck, jaws or down the arm) or overwhelming shortness of breath.

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Ask the individual how many distinct episodes of anginal pain he/she experienced in the 24 hours preceding presentation to hospital, including the current episode. Alternatively, if available, obtain this information from appropriate documentation.

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