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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0201
Name: Electrophysiology Findings
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values
Definition:

Electrophysiology: test the electrical activity of the heart to find where an arrhythmia is originating. Tetanic Contractions: a sustained muscle contraction evoked when the motor nerve that innervates a skeletal muscle emits action potentials at a high rate. Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy: surgical procedure performed on the lower spinal cord where the nerves are seperated then identified via and electrical stimulation.

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Tetanic Contractions EPIC#31000057468
2 Bilateral Spread at Threshold EPIC#31000057469
3 SDR Not Done Selectively EPIC#31000057470
4 Rolling (TS Park Method ) EPIC#31000057471
5 Downloadable Electrical Record EPIC#31000057472
6 Other
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 3.1