Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:695523
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:

The type of anaesthesia administered to a female during a birth event.

Context:

Perinatal

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Birth event
Definition:

The sequence of actions by which a baby and the placenta are expelled or extracted from the female's uterus at childbirth. The process usually starts spontaneously about 280 days after conception with onset of labour, but it may be started by artificial means. The process ends upon complete expulsion or extraction of the baby and the placenta.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:

University of Oxford 2002. Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 3rd edn. UK: Oxford University Press.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Type of anaesthesia administered
Definition:The type of anaesthesia administered to an individual.
Property group:Service provision event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Perinatal Data Development Committee
Origin:Australia and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, 2011

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered, code N[N] Health, Standard 12/12/2018