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Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termActivity when injured
METeOR identifier:Help on this term361025
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 22/12/2009
Definition:Help on this term

The type of activity being undertaken by the person when injured, for admitted patients, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Injury event—activity type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 6th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term5

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termUse the appropriate External Causes of Morbidity and Mortality Activity codes from the current edition of ICD-10-AM.
Comments:Help on this term

Enables categorisation of injury and poisoning according to factors important for injury control. Necessary for defining and monitoring injury control targets, injury costing and identifying cases for in-depth research. This term is the basis for identifying work-related and sport-related injuries.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Centre for Classification in Health

National Injury Surveillance Unit

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 5th edn) ANNNN Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

Has been superseded by Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 7th edn) ANNNN Health, Superseded 02/05/2013, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance DSS Health, Superseded 14/12/2009

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