Navigate Up
Sign In

Syphilis requiring treatment

Data Item category

Maternal Morbidity - pre-existing

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

NT Perinatal Data Collection: Positive screening result requiring treatment.

Additional information

VIC, SA, WA, TAS, QLD and ACT provide a free text field for maternal conditions, which may capture syphilis. In QLD this information is collected as a medical condition or pregnancy complication if it is recorded on the MR63D as an ICD-10-AM code. Tas PDC collects this information in Obstetrix Tas, a statewide Electronic Perinatal Database that is used in public maternity and publically contracted private hospitals throughout Tasmania.

Related items

No related items.

Maternity Information Matrix © 2011-2014 Australian Institute of Health and Welfare and University of New South Wales | Copyright information | Disclaimer