RepresentationThis representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Visual acuity code NN ".
|Maximum character length||2|
|Value||Meaning||Start Date||End Date|
|09||CF (count fingers)|
|10||HM (hand movement)|
|11||PL (perceive light)|
|Supplementary Values||99||Not stated/inadequately described|
Guide for use:
Record actual result for both right and left eyes:
- 1st field: Right eye
- 2nd field: Left eye.
Test wearing distance glasses if prescribed.
Use pinhole if vision less than 6/6.
National Diabetes Outcomes Quality Review Initiative (NDOQRIN) data dictionary
Vision Australia, No 2, 1997/8; University of Melbourne
World Health Organization
US National Library of Medicine
Diabetes Control and Complications Trial: DCCT New England Journal of Medicine, 329(14), September 30, 1993
Principles of Care and Guidelines for the Clinical Management of Diabetes Mellitus
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|Inclusion in Data Set Specifications||3|
|Inclusion in Data Distributions||0|
|As a numerator in an Indicator||0|
|As a denominator in an Indicator||0|
|As a disaggregation in an Indicator||0|