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Pre-operative examination of ear cluster

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term567654
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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The Pre-operative examination of ear cluster defines information relating to the external auditory meatus, the condition of the tympanic membrane, perforation details and ear diagnoses prior to surgery.

Collection and usage attributes

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Pre-operative examination information may be completed twice, once for the left ear and once for the right ear.

Source and reference attributes

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Department of Health

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Closing the Gap/Child Health Check Initiative: Ear, nose and throat operation summary form DSS Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

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Seq No.Help on this termMetadata itemHelp on this term ObligationHelp on this term Max occursHelp on this term
1Patient—side of ear, left/right code AMandatory1
2Patient—ear assessment indicator, yes/no code NMandatory1
3Patient—external auditory meatus condition, code N[N]Conditional5
4Patient—intact tympanic membrane indicator, yes/no code NMandatory1
5Patient—intact tympanic membrane condition, code NConditional4
6Patient—tympanic membrane perforation indicator, yes/no code NConditional1
7Patient—ear grommet indicator, yes/no code NMandatory1
8Patient—tympanic membrane perforation location, code NConditional1
9Patient—tympanic membrane perforation status, code NConditional1
10Patient—tympanic membrane perforation wet condition, code NConditional1
11Patient—tympanic membrane perforation size, code NConditional1
12Pre-operative diagnosis clusterMandatory2
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