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Person—weight change, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termWeight change
METeOR identifier:Help on this term625779
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

A descriptor of a person's change in weight, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—weight change

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Weight decreased
2Weight stayed about the same
3Weight increased
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

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

If this data element is used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Person—weight change, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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