Product of birth—active resuscitation indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Active resuscitation of baby indicator
METeOR identifier:732880
Registration status:Health, Standard 03/12/2020
Definition:

An indicator of whether active measures were taken immediately after birth to establish a baby’s independent respiration and heartbeat, or to treat depressed respiratory effect and to correct metabolic disturbances, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Product of birth—active resuscitation 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 does not include any drug therapy.

This data element should be recorded in conjunction with the Product of birth—active resuscitation method, code N[N] data element when active resuscitation of baby indicator is Code 1 (Yes).

CODE 2   No

Record this code when active rescuscitation measures were not used. This includes airway positioning only, such as jaw thrust or chin lift.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Product of birth—active resuscitation indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 03/12/2020

See also Product of birth—active resuscitation method, code N[N] Health, Standard 03/12/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

Perinatal NMDS 2022–23 Health, Candidate 07/10/2021

DSS specific attributes +