Smoking status
Name Smoker
Chapter MINAP/Medical history
Patient's smoking status.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources MINAP
Repeated No
Valid event date range 01/01/2003 - 08/06/2009
Agreed 01/12/2010 (Revision 9.1)
Category DefinitionNotes
0 Never smoked Patient has never smoked.
1 Ex smoker An ex smoker is one who has given up smoking more than one month previously.
2 Current smoker A current smoker is a patient regularly smoking an average of 1 or more cigarettes per day, or equivalent. Any cigarettes smoked in the last month classify the patient as a current smoker.
3 Non smoker- smoking history unknown Currently a non smoker but past history unknown.
9 Unknown Smoking status unknown.
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