Analgesia during birth event

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
METeOR identifier:733102
Registration status:Health, Standard 03/12/2020
Definition:

An analgesic agent or technique administered to a female to relieve the pain of labour without causing loss of consciousness.

Context:

Perinatal

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

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

Supersedes Analgesia Health, Superseded 03/12/2020

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

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

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

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

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