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Registry Elements

Registry Element: CPRN0329
Name: Signs and Symptoms Improved 3-Months Post-Operatively
Data Type: Alphanumeric Input Restrictions: Multiple Pre-Defined Values
Definition:

Characteristics observed worsened 6 months post-operatively
Clonus: neurological condtion that creates involuntary muslce contactions restulting in rhythmic shaking movements.
Positive Babinski Response: reflux that occurs when the sole of the foot is stimulated causing the big toe to move upward
Hyperreflexia: involuntary nervous system overreacts to external or bodily stimuli

Permissible Values

Value Description Epic SmartData Element
1 Clonus
2 Positive Babinski Response
3 Hyperreflexia
4 Weakness
5 Incoordination
6 Reduced Control of Individual Muscle Groups
7 Spread of Reflexes to Other Muscle Groups
8 Change in Bowel or Bladder Function
9 Other
Measurement Type:
Population: Adult, Pediatric
Epic SmartData Elements:
Version: 2.1