SEIZURE OCCURRED INDICATOR

For the National Neonatal Data Set - Episodic and Daily Care, SEIZURE OCCURRED INDICATOR indicates whether the baby had a seizure (either clinically observed or on an electroencephalogram/cerebral function monitor) on the NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE DAILY CARE DATE.

Format / Length

an1

National Codes

Code Description

Y

Seizure occurred

N

No seizure occurred

Default Codes

Code Description

9

Not known if a seizure occurred

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural SEIZURE OCCURRED INDICATORS