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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0777
Name: Indication for Surgery
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values

Reason for surgery
Poor spasticity: muscles are continuously contracted
Ease of ADLs: improve patients ability to participate in activities of daily living.
Poor dystonia: movement disorder in which a person’s muscles contract uncontrollably

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Poor Gait
2 Poor Spasticity
3 Ease of ADLs
4 Poor Dystonia
5 Other
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 2.1