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4.3.14.31 Code System http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/evidence-quality

Clinical Decision Support Work Group Maturity Level: 0Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/evidence-quality
Version:3.6.0
Name:QualityOfEvidenceRating
Title:QualityOfEvidenceRating
Definition:

A rating system that describes the quality of evidence such as the GRADE, DynaMed, or Oxford CEBM systems.

Committee:Clinical Decision Support Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1267 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: QualityOfEvidenceRating (A rating system that describes the quality of evidence such as the GRADE, DynaMed, or Oxford CEBM systems.)

A rating system that describes the quality of evidence such as the GRADE, DynaMed, or Oxford CEBM systems.

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/evidence-quality defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
high High qualityHigh quality evidence.
moderate Moderate qualityModerate quality evidence.
low Low qualityLow quality evidence.
very-low Very low qualityVery low quality evidence.

 

See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.


Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LvlA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code