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Percutaneous coronary intervention procedure type code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term359758
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the type of procedure performed during a percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Balloon angioplasty only
2Bare metal stent implantation
3Drug-eluting stent implantation
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1    Balloon angioplasty only

Use this code where only balloon angioplasty has been performed during a percutaneous coronary intervention.

CODE 2    Bare metal stent implantation

Use this code where a bare metal stent has been implanted during a percutaneous coronary intervention.

CODE 3    Drug-eluting stent implantation

Use this code where at least one drug-eluting stent has been implanted during a percutaneous coronary intervention (i.e. if more than one stent has been placed during the procdure and at least one stent is a drug-eluting stent).

CODES 2 and 3 include the performance of balloon angioplasty.

Relational attributes

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Person—percutaneous coronary intervention procedure type, code N Health, Standard 01/10/2008

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