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Person—reason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termReason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy
METeOR identifier:Help on this term347222
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe reason a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed for a person, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—reason for non prescription of pharmacotherapy

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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
1Not indicated
2Contraindicated
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

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Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1      Not indicated

Record this code when a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed because it was not necessary to the treatment of the person.

CODE 2      Contraindicated

Record this code when a pharmacotherapy was not prescribed because of a condition or factor that increases the risks involved in using the pharmacotherapy. Examples of contraindications are allergy, intolerance, medical condition.

Collection methods:Help on this termFor each type of pharmacotherapy not prescribed for the person, record whether it was not indicated or contraindicated.

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

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Acute coronary syndrome pharmacotherapy data cluster Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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