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Definition

A person's measured creatine kinase-myocardial band (CK-MB) isoenzyme level in micrograms per litre.

Components

Data Element (this item)

Representation

This representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Total micrograms per litre N[NNN] ".
Data Type Number
Format N[NNN]
Maximum character length 4
Values
Value Meaning Start Date End Date
Supplementary Values 9999 Not stated/inadequately described
8888 Not measured

Comments

Guide for use:

CODE 8888 if test for CK-MB was not done on this admission.

Measured in different units dependent upon laboratory methodology.

When only one CK-MB level is recorded, this should be the peak level during admission.

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Relation Count
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