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CodeSystem: PCORNet Body Position Codes


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Title:PCORNet Body Position Codes
Status:Active as of 9/6/21

The PCORNet Body Position codes contains the codes to be used by PCORNet data marts to indicate the body position when the vital sign was measured.

Publisher:HL7 International - Biomedical Research and Regulation Work Group

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Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

This code system defines the following codes:

01 SittingVital Sign was measured in a sitting position.
02 StandingVital Sign was measured in a standing position.
03 SupineVital Sign was measured in a supine position.
NI No InformationThere is no information about the position during Vital Sign measurement.
UN UnknownBody position is unknown during measurement.
OT OtherBody Position is Other.