AUDIT frequency alcohol consumption code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:632020
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

A code set representing the frequency of alcohol consumption, as measured by the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT).

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
0Never
1Monthly or less
22-4 times a month
32-3 times a week
44 or more times a week
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

For use in Prisoner health data collections. If this value domain is to be used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

Babor T, Higgins-Biddle JC, Saunders JB, Monteiro MG 2001.The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test Guidelines for Use in Primary Care. 2nd edn. Switzerland: World Health Organization.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes AUDIT alcohol consumption frequency code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—alcohol consumption frequency, AUDIT frequency alcohol consumption code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Person—alcohol consumption frequency, AUDIT frequency alcohol consumption code N Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018