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Electrocardiogram—change location, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termElectrocardiogram change location
METeOR identifier:Help on this term356835
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe area in which the change is located on the electrocardiogram (ECG), as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Electrocardiogram—change location

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
ValueMeaning
1Inferior leads: II, III, aVF
2Anterior leads: V1 to V4
3Lateral leads: I, aVL, V5 to V6
4True posterior: V1 V2
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 4     True posterior: V1 V2

True posterior is relevant only for tall R waves.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

More than one code may be recorded.

Report in order of significance.

Where a change is located in all leads of the ECG codes 1, 2 and 3 should be recorded.

Record all codes that apply (code 9 is excluded from multiple coding).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAcute coronary syndrome data working group

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Person—electrocardiogram change location, code N Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Electrocardiogram cluster Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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