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Type of maternal infection

Data Element ID: DE384
Name: Type of maternal infection
Version: Hospital Version 1.1, Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Adverse outcome_Maternal-Infection_Type,CD
Definition: The type of infection sustained by the mother.
Question: Which of the following maternal infections?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Perinatal
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: Changed Maximum Length of characters for free text from "500" to "2000"
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Answer this question only if the mother sustained an infection.
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 5 (2000 for free text associated with 'Other: Please specify' response.)
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A1617 a Chorioamnionitis 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A1620 b Endometritis 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A66 c Other: Please specify 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
Effective Date: 03/31/2010
Until Date: - -
Update Date: 04/03/2012
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Submitting Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Date of Submission: - -
Responsible Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Creator: Amy Helwig, MD, MS
Data Steward: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
References: No specific reference at this time
Rationale for Change: Increased narrative field size to accommodate more information
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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