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Acute coronary syndrome pharmacotherapy type prescribed in hospital code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term344299
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the types of pharmacotherapy prescribed in hospital for the treatment of acute coronary syndromes.

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
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ValueMeaning
1Aspirin
2Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor
3Angiotensin II receptor blocker
4Antithrombin
5Beta-blocker
6Clopidogrel
7Fibrinolytic
8Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonist
9Statin
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1     Aspirin

Includes: aspirin, astrix, cardiprin, cartia, aspro, disprin and solprin 

CODE 2     Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor

Includes: captopril, enalapril, fosinopril, lisinopril, perindopril, quinapril, ramipril and trandolapril

CODE 3     Angiotensin II receptor blocker

Includes: candesartan, eprosartan, irbesartan, losartin and temisartan

CODE 4     Antithrombin

Includes: dalteparin, danaparoid, enoxaparin, heparin, phenindione, warfarin, bivalirudin, fondaparinux, lepirudin

CODE 5     Beta-blocker

Includes: atenolol, bisoprolol, carvedilol, esmolol, labetolol, metoprolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol and sotalol

CODE 6     Clopidogrel

Includes: iscover and plavix

CODE 7     Fibrinolytic

Includes: streptokinase, tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) (alteplase), reteplase (r-PA) and tenecteplase (TNK t-PA)

CODE 8    Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor

Includes: abciximab, eptifibatide and tirofiban

CODE 9    Statin

Includes: atorvastatin, fluvastatin, pravastatin and simvastatin

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Person with acute coronary syndrome—pharmacotherapy type prescribed in hospital, code N[N] Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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