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Type of anesthesia or sedation


Data Element ID: DE471
Name: Type of anesthesia or sedation
Version: 1.1
Data Element ISO Name: Anesthesia or sedation-Type,CD
Synonym: None defined at this time
Definition: Determination of the type of anesthesia or sedation used.
Question: What type of anesthesia or sedation was used?
Conditionality: Reserved for future use
Multiple Choice: Not Applicable
Form Name: Surgery or Anesthesia
Data Set: Reserved for future use
Setting: Hospitals, including outpatient pharmacies and outpatient departments located within the hospital
Language: U.S. English
Comments: None defined at this time
Description of Change: Not applicable for this release
Go-To Logic: Refer to Common Formats Flow Charts
Guide For Use: If more than one type of anesthesia and/or sedation was used in association with the event, either simultaneously or sequentially, select the first such type that appears in the list.

Select 'Sedation only' when no general, regional, local, or topical anesthesia was administered.

Select 'None' if no anesthesia or sedation was either used for the procedure or involved in the event.
Format: Not Applicable
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
A1974 d Sedation only 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
A1005 e None 2.16.840.1.113883.3.263.1.12 AHRQ Common Formats
Effective Date: 03/31/2010
Until Date: - -
Update Date: - -
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Submitting Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Date of Submission: 03/31/2010
Responsible Organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Creator: John C. Moquin
Data Steward: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
References: No specific reference at this time
Rationale for Change: Not Applicable
Administrative Status: Final
Administrative Status Date: 03/31/2010
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