Person—angina episodes count (24 hours preceding hospital presentation), total number NN[N]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Number of episodes of angina in last 24 hours|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 01/10/2008|
|Definition:||The 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|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||3|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
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.
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.
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 02/05/2013
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) NBPDS Health, Candidate 15/05/2017
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) NBPDS 2013- Health, Standard 02/05/2013