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Cataract clinical care standard indicators: 3d - Proportion of patients referred for cataract surgery who had cataract surgery

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termIndicator 3d - Proportion of patients referred for cataract surgery who had cataract surgery
METeOR identifier:Help on this term711429
Registration status:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 17/08/2021
Description:Help on this term

Proportion of patients referred for consideration for cataract surgery who had surgery.

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: Cataract Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/09/2021

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:Help on this term

Presented as a percentage.

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(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of patients who had cataract surgery.

Denominator:Help on this term

Number of patients referred for cataract surgery that met the criteria for cataract surgery.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termService event
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N[NN]

Accountability attributes

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Applicable settings: public and private ophthalmology clinics and practices, and public and private hospitals.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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