Reference Tables: eBirth caesarean indication

ID:

CD-EBIRTH-CAESEREANINDICATION

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.0

DATE:

2009-07-30

DESCRIPTION:

This table is related with the ebirth-mother-medicalform transaction. It has been defined by FedICT.

The contents have been jointly defined by the FPS Economy, the 3 Belgian communities (Brussels, Flemish and French), the FPS Health and CEPIP as part of the description of model I statistical data, established by the Royal Decree of 14 June 1999, and implemented by FedICT for the eBirth project.

Values describe 'reasons to perform a caesarean'

Context of use: content of the item 'caesereanindication'.

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
previouscaesareansection
breechpresentation
transversepresentation
foetaldistress
dystocienotinlabour
dystocieinlabourinsufficientdilatation
dystocieinlabourinsufficientexpulsion
maternalindication
abruptioplacentae
requestedbypatient
multiplepregnancy
other
<item>
   ...
   <cd SV="1.0" S="CD-ITEM-EBIRTH">caesereanindication</cd>
   <content>
      <cd SV="1.0" S="CD-EBIRTH-CAESEREANINDICATION">requestedbypatient</cd >
   </content>
</item>

This means that a caesarian has been performed because it was asked by the patient.