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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0409
Name: Location – Other Location Mupirocin
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values

Mupirocin: ointment to reduce risk of infection
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.

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 G-tube
2 Trach
3 Mitrofanoff
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 2.1