Birth event—analgesia administered indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Analgesia administered during a birth event indicator
METeOR identifier:732344
Registration status:Health, Standard 03/12/2020
Definition:

An indicator of whether analgesia was administered to the female during a birth event with labour, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Birth event—analgesia administered indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 9    Not stated/inadequately described

This code is not for use in primary data collections.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

This data element should be recorded in conjunction with the Birth event—type of analgesia administered, code N[N] data element when the analgesia administered indicator is Code 1 (Yes).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Birth event—analgesia administered indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 03/12/2020

See also Birth event—labour onset type, code N Health, Standard 03/12/2020

See also Birth event—type of analgesia administered, code N[N] Health, Standard 03/12/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Perinatal NMDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 03/12/2020

DSS specific attributes +