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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0575
Name: Previous procedure/device:
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value
Definition:

Spinal fusion: surgery to permanently connect two or more vertebrae in the spine
G-Tube: gastrostomy tube is a tube inserted through the abdomen to deliver nutrition directly to the stomach.
Trach:Surgical procedure to create an opening through the trachea to provide an airway
Mitrofanoff: tunnel between the bladder and the ouside of the body to pass urine through a catheter.
ACE: Antegrade continent enema, uses the apendix or small piece of intestine to create a tube through an enema is given.

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Spinal Fusion
2 G-Tube
3 Trach
4 Mitrofanoff
5 ACE
6 Other Procedure/Device
7 No Other Procedure/Device
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 1.1 9/21/2018 0:15