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Adverse event

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term570393
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this termAny harmful event befalling a patient while in the care of the health system. Such an event may be the result of professional negligence, systems failure, mistakes, fatigue or other causes.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Reference documents:Help on this termHarris P, Nagy S, Vardaxis N (editors) 2010. Mosby’s Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, 2nd Australian and New Zealand Edition. NSW: Mosby Elsevier page 49

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Patient—adverse event indicator Health, Standard 29/08/2014

Patient—adverse event indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 29/08/2014

Patient—date of adverse event Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Patient—date of adverse event, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Patient—immediate/short term treatment complication indicator Health, Standard 14/05/2015

Patient—immediate/short term treatment complication indicator, yes/no/not applicable/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 14/05/2015

Patient—treatment complication date Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Patient—treatment complication date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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Risk stratification Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Treatment complication date Health, Standard 04/02/2015

Treatment complication outcome Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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