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Active resuscitation method code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term732885
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 03/12/2020
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing active methods of resuscitation.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
2Suction
3Oxygen therapy
7Intermittent positive pressure ventilation (IPPV)
8Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) ventilation
10Intubation
11External cardiac compressions
88Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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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).

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Code 1 (None), Code 4 (Intermittent positive pressure respiration (IPPR) through bag and mask), Code 5 (Endotracheal intubation and IPPR), Code 6 (External cardiac massage and ventilation) and Code 9 (Not stated) 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 For information about their meaning in previous data elements, see superseded versions.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:Help on this term

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Active resuscitation method code N[N] Health, Superseded 03/12/2020

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

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

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