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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0096
Name: Catheter Tip Level
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Single Pre-Defined Value
Definition:

Catheter tip level: location of the tip of the catheter.High cervical: vertebrae from the top of the spine to the base of the skullMid cervical: inferior to the high cervical and superior to the mid thoracic certebraeMid thoracic: middle portion of the spine containing 12 vertebraeIntraventricular: within the ventricles of the CNS

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 High Cervical EPIC#31000057496
2 Mid Cervical EPIC#31000057497
3 Mid Thoracic EPIC#31000057498
4 Intraventricular EPIC#31000057499
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
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