Sources of documentation about LOINC.
User's Guides and Manuals
- LOINC User's Guide
- The definitive document about LOINC®. Explains the rationale for LOINC®, the structure of the table, and the rules LOINC® uses for naming test results.
- RELMA Manual
- The definitive guide to using the RELMA® program.
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
- FAQs about LOINC, RELMA, mapping, and other common issues
- How do I request a new LOINC code?
- How do I suggest a change to an existing LOINC code? -> Contact Us
- Online training and other presentations about LOINC
- Meetings, tutorials, and workshops
- Recommended readings
- Complete bibliography of scientific literature about LOINC
- Healthcare Code Sets, Clinical Terminologies, and Classification Systems, 2nd Edition: A terminology reference book containing a LOINC Chapter
Issues, Debate, and Discussion Documents
LOINC Community Resources
- Looking to connect with other LOINC users or have an unanswered question? Post in the online User's Forum
- Browse the online directory of LOINC adopters