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Person—count of coronary artery lesions successfully dilated, total number N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of coronary artery lesions successfully dilated
METeOR identifier:Help on this term344411
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe number of a person's coronary artery lesions successfully dilated.
Data Element Concept:Person—count of coronary artery lesions successfully dilated

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Supplementary values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
99Not stated/inadequately described

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The number of lesions successfully dilated should be recorded for each percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) performed.

Successful dilation is where:

  • residual stenosis is less than 10% following coronary stenting; OR
  • residual stenosis is less than 50% after balloon angioplasty alone.

The value '99' is not for use in primary data collections.

Collection methods:Help on this termThe number of lesions successfully dilated should be recorded from the angioplasty report.

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Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Coronary artery cluster Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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