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Person—cardiovascular disease condition targeted by drug therapy, code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCVD drug therapy condition
METeOR identifier:Help on this term696065
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 17/10/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The condition(s) for which drug therapy is being used for the prevention or long-term treatment of cardiovascular disease in a person, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—cardiovascular disease condition targeted by drug therapy

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
01Heart failure
02Ischaemic heart disease
03Hypertension
04Atrial fibrillation (AF)
05Other dysrhythmia or conductive disorder
06Dyslipidaemia
07Peripheral vascular disease (PVD)
08Renal vascular disease
09Stroke
10Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)
97Other
98No CVD drugs prescribed
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not recorded

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe categorisations may be made using the most recent version of the Australian Modification of the appropriate International Classification of Diseases codes.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

More than one code can be recorded.

Comments:Help on this term

References such as the Australian Medicines Handbook can be used to identify specific drugs that are appropriate for use in the management of the conditions identified in the value domain.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Cardiovascular Data Working Group

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Person—cardiovascular disease condition targeted by drug therapy, code NN Health, Superseded 17/10/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 17/10/2018

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