GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS

GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS is the total number of days that the PATIENT received gastro-intestinal system support during a CRITICAL CARE PERIOD, ranging from 0 to 997 days.

Format / Length

max an3

Description

GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS  is the same as attribute ACTIVITY DURATION.

GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS  is the total number of days that the PATIENT received gastro-intestinal system support during a CRITICAL CARE PERIOD, ranging from 0 to 997 days.

GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS is derived from the difference between the ACTIVITY PROPERTY EFFECTIVE DATE and the ACTIVITY PROPERTY END DATE for all ACTIVITY PROPERTIES where the ORGAN SYSTEM SUPPORTED is National Code 'Gastrointestinal Support' within the CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

Note: the Format/Length has been updated in Data Dictionary Change Notice 1808 "Correction of Format/Length Data Elements". The Data Set specifications that contain this item will be updated in the next version of the Information Standard where it is not already correct.

Default Codes

Code Description

998

998 or more days of gastro-intestinal support

999

Occurred but day count not known

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
XML Schema Constraint Commissioning Data Set Version 6-2 XML Schema Constraints references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS
Data Element GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS references in description GASTRO-INTESTINAL SUPPORT DAYS