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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0649
Name: Reason for Wound Revision
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value

Dehiscence: a surgical complication in which a would ruptures along a surgical incision.
Exposed Hardware: a complication involving inserted hardware becoming exposed
CSF Leak: CFS leaks through a defect in the dura or the skull and out through the nose or ear.
Culture-positive: blood culture that is posiive indicating the presense of infection

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Dehiscence
2 Exposed Hardware
3 CSF Leak
5 Suspected Infection
6 Culture-Positive Infection
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
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