Person with acute coronary syndrome—lifestyle counselling type, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Lifestyle counselling type
METeOR identifier:344710
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:The counselling a person has received to modify lifestyle behaviour/s relevant to acute coronary syndromes, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person with acute coronary syndrome—lifestyle counselling type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Diet
2Physical activity
3Smoking cessation
4Weight management
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Counselling includes any method of individual or group counselling or advice directed towards any of the specific lifestyle behaviours.

This metadata item refers to counselling that was conducted by a healthcare professional during the hospital stay. This may include counselling that was performed in conjunction with referral to a cardiac rehabilitation service.

CODE 1      Diet

Use this code where a person has received counselling on their diet.

CODE 2      Physical activity

Use this code where a person has received counselling encouraging at least 30 to 60 minutes of physical activity in at least five sessions per week.

CODE 3      Smoking cessation

Use this code where a person has received counselling regarding the importance of stopping smoking.

CODE 4      Weight management

Use this code where a person, whose weight is greater than 120% of the ideal weight for height, has received counselling on weight management.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 02/05/2013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

DSS specific attributes +