Data Element Scope: This value set may use the Quality Data Model (QDM) attribute related to Principal Diagnosis. The intent of this data element is to identify patients with a diagnosis of cardiopulmonary arrest.
Inclusion Criteria: Includes only relevant concepts associated with diagnosis codes that identify cardiac arrest.
Exclusion Criteria: Excludes codes that describe history of cardiac arrest.
Constrained to codes in the Diagnosis: Cardiopulmonary arrest value set
Data elements that meet criteria using this datatype should document the Condition/Diagnosis/Problem and its corresponding value set. The onset dateTime corresponds to the implicit start dateTime of the datatype and the abatement dateTime corresponds to the implicit stop dateTime of the datatype. If the abatement dateTime is not present, then the diagnosis is considered to still be active. When this datatype is used with timing relationships, the criterion is looking for an active diagnosis for the time frame indicated by the timing relationships.
Timing: The Prevalence Period references the time from the onset date to the abatement date.