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Electrocardiogram—heart rhythm type, code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termHeart rhythm type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term361626
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/10/2008
Definition:Help on this termThe type of rhythm associated with the beating of the heart as determined from the electrocardiogram (ECG), as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Electrocardiogram—heart rhythm type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Sinus rhythm
2Atrial fibrillation
3Atrial flutter
4Second degree heart block
5Complete heart block
6Supraventricular tachycardia
7Idioventricular rhythm
8Ventricular tachycardia
9Ventricular fibrillation
10Paced
11Other rhythm
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

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

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Supersedes Person—heart rhythm type, code N[N] Health, Superseded 01/10/2008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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