Quick Start Guide for Mapping to Laboratory LOINC

DRAFT FOR REVIEW

Comment period for this initial draft ended on March 16, 2020.

The Quick Start Guide for Mapping to Laboratory LOINC was created to help users select LOINC terms for laboratory tests according to best practices. The audience for this guide is vendors of ​in vitro​ diagnostic (IVD) assays, laboratory professionals, and anyone else needing guidance on choosing the appropriate LOINC term for an individual assay or lab test catalog.

You may provide comments, proposed edits, or other suggestions for future versions of this Guide on our dedicated feedback site. If you have questions or need help unrelated to this guide, please see the Contact LOINC page.

This work was supported by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration contract 75F40119C10140.

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