PropertyReason for readmission following acute coronary syndrome episode
RepresentationThis representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Reason for readmission following acute coronary syndrome episode code N[N] ".
|Maximum character length||2|
|Value||Meaning||Start Date||End Date|
|Permissible Values||1||ST elevation myocardial infarction|
|2||non-ST elevation ACS with high-risk features|
|3||non-ST elevation ACS with intermediate-risk features|
|4||non-ST elevation ACS with low-risk features|
|5||Planned Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)|
|6||Planned Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)|
|7||Heart Failure (without MI)|
|8||Arrhythmia (without MI)|
|9||Conduction disturbance (without MI)|
|Supplementary Values||99||Not stated/inadequately described|
Guide for use:
The reason for readmission may be for cardiac or non-cardiac related causes.
This metadata item is designed to identify recurrent admissions following an initial presentation with acute coronary syndromes (ACS), not necessarily to the hospital responsible for the index admission.
|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|