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Functional stress test—assessment of cardiac perfusion, code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termFunctional stress test assessment of cardiac perfusion
Synonymous names:Help on this termFunctional stress test method
METeOR identifier:Help on this term344432
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe method of functional assessment of cardiac perfusion undertaken in a person's stress test, as represented by a code. 
Data Element Concept:Functional stress test—assessment of cardiac perfusion

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

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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 cluster Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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