Active resuscitation method code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:695565
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:

A code set representing active methods of resuscitation.

Representational attributes

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

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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).

Comments:

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 For information about their meaning in previous data elements, see superseded versions.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

Submitting organisation:

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Active resuscitation method code N[N] Health, Candidate 29/09/2020

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

Data elements implementing this value domain:

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