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DVT location

Data Element ID: DE1006
Name: DVT location
Version: Hospital Version 1.2
Data Element ISO Name: DVT-location,CD
Definition: Determination of the location of the DVT.
Question: What was the location of the DVT?
Multiple Choice: No
Form Name: Venous Thromboembolism
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: The location of the DVT may be most easily found in the report of the required confirmatory imaging study.
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
A2607 a Upper extremity/upper thorax 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A2610 b Lower extremity/pelvis 2.16.840.1.113883. AHRQ Common Formats
A2211 c Both 2.16.840.1.113883. 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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