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Patient—side of ear, left/right code A

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSide of ear
METeOR identifier:Help on this term586306
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017
Definition:Help on this term

Whether an ear is on the left or right side of a patient's head, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Patient—side of ear

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
LLeft
RRight

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Record the appropriate code at the time of examination.

Collection methods:Help on this term

This information should be obtained from the patient's Closing the Gap, ENT operation summary form.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

Relational attributes

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Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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DSS specific attributes +

Pre-operative examination of ear cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/12/2017

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