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Person—timing of beta-blocker prescription, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTiming of beta-blocker prescription
METeOR identifier:Help on this term349400
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe timing of care when a beta-blocker is prescribed to a person, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—timing of beta-blocker prescription

Value domain attributes

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
Permissible values:Help on this term
1Prior to presentation at hospital
2First 24 hours of presentation
3After 24 hours and before discharge
4At discharge
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1    Prior to presentation at hospital

Use this code when the person has been previously prescribed a beta-blocker prior to presentation at the hospital and the person is still following the prescription.

CODE 2    First 24 hours of presentation

Use this code when a beta-blocker is prescribed within the first 24 hours following presentation to the hospital.

CODE 3    After 24 hours and before discharge

Use this code when a beta-blocker is prescribed following the first 24 hours after presentation to the hospital and before discharge from the hospital.

CODE 4    At discharge

Use this code when a beta-blocker is prescribed at discharge from the hospital.

Collection methods:Help on this termRecord each time a beta-blocker is prescribed for a person.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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

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