ASSAULT METHOD

The weapon or body part used in an assault.

Where National Codes 'Other (specify)''Other bladed or sharp object (specify)''Any blunt object (specify)', or 'Other weapon (specify)' are recorded, additional detail may be given in ASSAULT METHOD OTHER DESCRIPTION.

National Codes:

 Body Part
01Fist
02Feet
03Head
04Other (specify)
05Combination of body parts
06Pushed
 Weapon
10Glass
11Bottle
12Knife
13Other bladed or sharp object (specify)
14Any blunt object (specify)
15Firearm
16Explosive
17Other weapon (specify)
 Other
23PATIENT asked but does not know/refuses to say
24Unknown (e.g. unable to collect data as PATIENT died)
 

This attribute is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralASSAULT METHODS

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