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Person—glycosylated haemoglobin level, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termGlycosylated haemoglobin level
Synonymous names:Help on this termHbA1c level
METeOR identifier:Help on this term443631
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:Help on this termA person's glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA1c) level, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—glycosylated haemoglobin level

Value domain attributes

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Less than or equal to 7%
2Greater than 7% but less than or equal to 8%
3Greater than 8% but less than 10%
4Greater than or equal to 10%

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

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Collection and usage attributes

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Glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA1c) is an index of average blood glucose level for the previous 2 to 3 months and is used to monitor blood sugar control in people with diabetes.

Source and reference attributes

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

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Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Person—glycosylated haemoglobin level, code N Health, Standard 13/03/2015, Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Indigenous primary health care DSS 2012-14 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Indigenous, Archived 21/11/2013

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Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Indigenous primary health care: PI06a-Number of regular clients with Type II diabetes whose HbA1c measurement result was within a specified level, 2012 Health, Superseded 23/02/2012
Indigenous primary health care: PI06a-Number of regular clients with Type II diabetes whose HbA1c measurement result was within a specified level, 2013 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Indigenous, Archived 21/11/2013
Indigenous primary health care: PI06b-Proportion of regular clients with Type II diabetes whose HbA1c measurement result was within a specified level, 2012 Health, Superseded 23/02/2012
Indigenous primary health care: PI06b-Proportion of regular clients with Type II diabetes whose HbA1c measurement result was within a specified level, 2013 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Indigenous, Archived 21/11/2013
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