Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care service drug of concern code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:573850
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Definition:

A code set representing drug of concern within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
98None
1Alcohol
2Tobacco/nicotine
3Cannabis/marijuana
4Petrol
5Other solvents/inhalants
6Heroin
7Methadone
8Morphine
9Barbiturates
10Cocaine
11Benzodiazepines
12Amphetamines
13Ecstasy/MDMA
14LSD
15Kava
16Steroids/anabolic agents
17Multiple drug use (two or more drugs/substances)
99Other drugs (please specify)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE  5 Other solvents/inhalants

Includes chroming, paint, glue, aerosol cans

CODE 9  Barbiturates

Includes downers, Phenobarbital, Amytal.

CODE 10 Cocaine

Includes coke and crack.

CODE 11 Benzodiazepines

Includes sleeping pills, Valium, Serepax, Mogadon, Rohypnol, Temazepam.

CODE 12 Amphetamines

Includes ice and speed.

CODE 14 LSD

Includes acid, trips.

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:

Australian Bureau of Statistics 2014. Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern (ASCDC) 2011. Australian Bureau of Statistics, Canberra. Viewed 16 May 2014. http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/1248.0

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Service provider organisation—drug of concern, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care service drug of concern code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014