Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Activity when injured
METeOR identifier:514277
Registration status:Health, Superseded 13/11/2014
Definition:The type of activity being undertaken by the person when injured, 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 8th edition
Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:ANNNN
Maximum character length:5

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Admitted patient:

External cause codes V00 to Y34 must be accompanied by an activity code.

Comments:

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:

National Centre for Classification in Health

National Injury Surveillance Unit

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 7th edn) ANNNN Health, Superseded 02/05/2013, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Has been superseded by Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 9th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Tasmanian Health, Archived 05/07/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance NBPDS 2013- Health, Standard 02/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +