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This variable is contained in the following files: Inpatient Rehab Facility-Patient Assessment Instrument
Short SAS Name
_50A
SAS Name
DFCLTY_CLRG_ARWY_ADMSN_SW

A code which indicates whether the patient reports or is observed to be unable to cough effectively to expel respiratory secretions or sputum from the mouth on at least one occasion at the time of admission.

CodeCode value
0
No
1
Yes