Version 2.76

Term Description

The Instructions section records instructions given to a patient. Examples of what it might contain include: instructions about not resuming normal activities, potential complications, use of medications, follow-up with healthcare providers, etc.
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

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Associated Observations

80582-0 LOINC Document Ontology associated observations panel

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
80582-0 LOINC Document Ontology associated observations panel
Indent74478-9 Clinical document Type of service from LOINC Document Ontology
Indent74477-1 Clinical document Kind of document from LOINC Document Ontology
Indent74476-3 Clinical document Setting from LOINC Document Ontology
Indent74480-5 Clinical document Subject matter domain from LOINC Document Ontology
Indent74479-7 Clinical document Role from LOINC Document Ontology

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 2.38
Last Updated
Version 2.73
Change Reason
Previous Releases: Updated System, Scale and Property to harmonize with the currently LOINC Document Ontology model.; Based on Clinical LOINC Committee decision during the September 2014 meeting, {Provider} was changed to {Author Type} to emphasize a greater breadth of potential document authors. At the September 2015 Clinical LOINC Committee meeting, the Committee decided to change {Author Type} to {Role} to align with the 'Role' axis name in the LOINC Document Ontology.;
Order vs. Observation
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Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
81242-0 Enhanced discharge summary - recommended CDP Set 1 R1.0 sections
81615-7 Enhanced discharge summary - recommended CDP Set 1 R1.1 sections
81243-8 Enhanced encounter note - recommended CDP Set 1 R1.0 and R1.1 sections
72228-0 History and physical note - recommended C-CDA R1.1 and R2.0 and R2.1 sections
81245-3 Interval document - recommended CDP Set 1 R1.0 and R1.1 sections
72225-6 Progress note - recommended C-CDA R1.1 sections
81216-4 Progress note - recommended C-CDA R2.0 and R2.1 sections

Member of these Groups Get Info

LOINC Group Group Name
LG41826-5 {Setting}|ANYTypeofService|ANYKindofDocument|ANYRole|ANYSubjectMatterDomain

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Instrucciones:Tipo:Punto temporal:{Configuración}:Documento:{Role}
it-IT Italian (Italy) Istruzioni:Osservazione:Pt:{Setting}:Doc:{Role}
Synonyms: Documentazione dell''ontologia Osservazione Punto nel tempo (episodio) Ruolo non specificato
zh-CN Chinese (China) 说明:发现:时间点:{环境}:文档型:{角色}
Synonyms: 临床文档型;临床文档;文档;文书;医疗文书;临床医疗文书 事件发生的地方;场景;环境;背景 使用说明;指令;指令说明;指导;指示;教育;说明书;说明类 发现是一个原子型临床观察指标,并不是作为印象的概括陈述。体格检查、病史、系统检查及其他此类观察指标的属性均为发现。它们的标尺对于编码型发现可能是名义型,而对于叙述型文本之中所报告的发现,则可能是叙述型。;发现物;所见;结果;结论 文档本体;临床文档本体;文档本体;文书本体;医疗文书本体;临床医疗文书本体 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 未加明确说明的角色

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