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Type of anesthesia


Data Element ID: DE910
Name: Type of anesthesia
Version: Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: Anesthesia-Type_Anesthesia only,CD
Definition: Determination of the type of anesthesia used.
Question: What type of anesthesia?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Surgery or Anesthesia
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: N/A
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: Enter the type of anesthesia that was used in association with the event. If more than one type of anesthesia was used in association with the event, either simultaneously or sequentially, select the first such type that appears in the list.
Format: N/A
HL7 Data Type: Concept Descriptor (CD)
Data Type: Character
Maximum Length: 5
Answer Code Answer ID Answer Value Code System Code System Name
A1965 a General anesthesia 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1968 b Regional anesthesia (e.g., epidural, spinal, or peripheral nerve blocks) 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1971 c Local or topical anesthesia 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
Effective Date: 04/03/2012
Until Date: - -
Update Date: - -
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: N/A
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 04/03/2012
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