Laboratory standard—upper limit of normal range for troponin assay, total micrograms per litre N[NNN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Troponin assay—upper limit of normal range (micrograms per litre)
METeOR identifier:359315
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Laboratory standard for the value of 'troponin T' or 'troponin I' measured in micrograms per litre that is the upper boundary of the normal reference range.
Data Element Concept:Laboratory standard—upper limit of normal range of troponin assay

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Number
Format:N[NNN]
Maximum character length:4
Supplementary values:
ValueMeaning
9998Not measured
9999Not stated/inadequately described
Unit of measure:Microgram per litre (µg/L)

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Record the upper limit of normal (usually the ninety-ninth percentile of a normal population) for the individual laboratory.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Acute coronary syndrome data working group

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Laboratory standard—upper limit of normal range for troponin assay, total micrograms per litre N[NNN] Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

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Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 02/05/2013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

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