Person—angina status, Canadian Cardiovascular Society code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Angina status|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 01/10/2008|
|Definition:||The limitation of physical activity experienced by a person with the onset of angina, as represented by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society code.|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—angina status|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Code 1 No angina with ordinary physical activity
Use this code for patients who have no angina on ordinary physical activity such as walking or stair climbing. Angina occurs with strenuous, rapid or prolonged exertion at work or recreation.
Code 2 Slight limitation of ordinary physical activity
Use this code for patients for whom angina occurs on walking or climbing stairs rapidly, walking uphill, walking or climbing stairs after a meal, or under emotional stress, or in the cold, or only during the first few hours after waking.
Code 3 Marked limitation or ordinary physical activity
Use this code for patients where angina occurs walking one or two blocks on the level and climbing one or more flights of stairs in normal conditions and at a normal pace.
Code 4 Inability for any physical activity without anginal symptoms
Use this code for patients who are unable to carry on any physical activity without discomfort - anginal symptoms may be present at rest.
|Collection methods:||Angina status is self-reported by the person but is interpreted, coded and recorded by the health professional.|
Data element attributes
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 02/05/2013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