ANAESTHETIC TYPE (JOINT REPLACEMENT)

The type of anaesthetic used during a Patient Procedure for Joint Replacement Surgery.

Format / Length

max an2

Permitted Codes

Code Description

5

General

9

Regional - Epidural

10

Regional - Nerve Block

11

Regional - Spinal (Intrathecal)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly TYPE OF ANAESTHETIC
Plural ANAESTHETIC TYPES (JOINT REPLACEMENT)