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Functional stress test method, code N[N]

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term344430
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
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A code set representing the method of functional assessment for cardiac perfusion undertaken in the stress test. 

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1Exercise tolerance
2Pharmacological
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1     Exercise tolerance

Use this code when a treadmill, bicycle or arm-exercise was used to increase the cardiac work.

CODE 2     Pharmacological

Use this code when any form of pharmacologic augmentation was used to increase cardiac work. For example, dobutamine, atropine or persantin.

CODE 9     Not stated/inadequately described

Not for use in primary data collections.

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Functional stress test—assessment of cardiac perfusion, code N[N] Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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