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Anaesthesia during birth event

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term733095
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 03/12/2020
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A technique used to introduce an agent to produce a state of reduced or absence of sensation to a female for the operative or instrumental delivery of the baby.

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National Perinatal Data Development Committee

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Supersedes Anaesthesia Health, Superseded 03/12/2020

See also Analgesia during birth event Health, Standard 03/12/2020

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Birth event—anaesthesia administered indicator Health, Standard 03/12/2020

Birth event—anaesthesia administered indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 03/12/2020

Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered Health, Standard 03/12/2020

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

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

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

Type of birth anaesthesia administered code N[N] Health, Standard 03/12/2020

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