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

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

Cited Artifact Classification Type

Committee:Clinical Decision Support Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.0 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

This code system defines the following codes:

Code Display Definition
publication-type Publication type Publication type
mesh-heading MeSH heading MeSH heading
supplemental-mesh-protocol Supplemental MeSH for Protocol Supplemental MeSH for Protocol
supplemental-mesh-disease Supplemental MeSH for Disease Supplemental MeSH for Disease
supplemental-mesh-organism Supplemental MeSH for Organism Supplemental MeSH for Organism
keyword Keyword Keyword
citation-subset Citation subset Citation subset
chemical Chemical Chemical
publishing-model Publishing Model Used for PubModel attribute in Medline
knowledge-artifact-type Knowledge Artifact Type Knowledge Artifact Type
coverage Coverage The spatial or temporal topic of the resource, spatial applicability of the resource, or jurisdiction under which the resource is relevant


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

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA 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