AUDIT consuming 6 or more standard drinks code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:632123
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

A code set representing the frequency of consuming six or more standard drinks on one occasion, 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
1Less than monthly
2Monthly
3Weekly
4Daily or almost daily
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Department of Health and Ageing 2009. The Australian Standard Drink. Canberra: Department of Health and Ageing.

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Supersedes AUDIT consumption of 6 or more standard drinks code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—consumption of 6 or more standard drinks on one occasion, AUDIT consuming 6 or more standard drinks code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Person—consumption of 6 or more standard drinks on one occasion, AUDIT consuming 6 or more standard drinks code N Health, Standardisation pending 30/05/2018