Version 2.77

Part Description

LP437111-0   CVVH
Continuous venovenous hemofiltration (CVVH) a temporary treatment for patients with acute renal failure who are unable to tolerate hemodialysis and are unstable. A dialysis catheter is placed in one of the main veins of the body removing blood from a patient's venous circulation. A pump is used to pass the blood over a convection filter utilizing a pressure gradient, and removing specific solutes from the blood before returning the filtered blood to the patient's venous circulation. Source: LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Blood flow rate
Property
VRat
Time
Pt
System
XXX
Scale
Qn
Method
CVVH

Additional Names

Short Name
Bld flow rate Spec CVVH
Consumer Name Alpha Get Info
Blood flow rate, CVVH

Basic Attributes

Class
CLIN
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.77
Last Updated
Version 2.77
Order vs. Observation
Observation

Example Units

Unit Source
L/min Example UCUM Units

LOINC Terminology Service (API) using HL7® FHIR® Get Info

CodeSystem lookup
https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=103929-6