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Patient—type of medication recommended, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termType of medication recommended (code)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term507875
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe type of legally prescribed medication which has been recommended for a patient by a health care professional, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Patient—type of medication recommended

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termAverage
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Amoxyl
2Ciloxan
3Kenacomb
Supplementary values:Help on this term
8Other
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1   Amoxyl

Is a penicillin antibiotic that is used to treat ear infections caused by bacteria.

CODE 2   Ciloxan

Is an antibiotic that is used to treat bacteria in the body.
 
CODE 3   Kenacomb

Is a topical ointment used to relieve itching or burning associated with ear infection.  It also kills any bacteria or fungi that may be present. 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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See also Patient—Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association Incorporated instructions indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—medication recommended indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—type of medication recommended, text X[X(99)] Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Actions recommended cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

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