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Active resuscitation method code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term695565
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing active methods of resuscitation.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
2Suction
3Oxygen therapy
7Intermittent positive pressure ventilation (IPPV)
8Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ventilation
10Intubation
11External cardiac compressions
88Other
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99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 7   Intermittent positive pressure ventilation (IPPV)

May include flow-driven pressure-limited device, such as Neopuff© (an infant T-piece resuscitator).

CODE 8   Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ventilation

May include flow-driven pressure-limited device, such as Neopuff© (an infant T-piece resuscitator).

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Code 1, Codes 4 to 6 and Code 9 have been omitted as these codes are no longer in use. For information about their meaning in previous data elements, see superseded versions.

Source and reference attributes

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National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Resuscitation method code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Product of birth—active resuscitation method, code N[N] Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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