FHIR Extensions Pack
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FHIR Extensions Pack, published by HL7 International / FHIR Infrastructure. This guide is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 5.1.0-cibuild built by the FHIR (HL7® FHIR® Standard) CI Build. This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/fhir-extensions/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Extension: StructureDefinition Explicit Type Name

Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-explicit-type-name Version: 5.1.0-cibuild
Standards status: Trial-use Maturity Level: 3 Computable Name: SDExplicitTypeName
Other Identifiers: urn:ietf:rfc:3986#Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.5.1027

A name to use for the type, in implementations. This is a suggestion; it’s not a normative part of the FHIR specification, but it does appear in the UML diagrams, and is used in generated code, schemas, etc.to identify the type.

Context of Use

This extension may be used on the following element(s):

  • Element ID ElementDefinition

Usage info

Usage:

Changes since version 1.0.0:

  • No changes
  • Formal Views of Extension Content

    Description of Profiles, Differentials, Snapshots, and how the XML and JSON presentations work.

    This structure is derived from Extension

    Summary

    Simple Extension of type string: A name to use for the type, in implementations. This is a suggestion; it's not a normative part of the FHIR specification, but it does appear in the UML diagrams, and is used in generated code, schemas, etc.to identify the type.

    Maturity: 3

    This structure is derived from Extension

    NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
    .. Extension 0..1ExtensionAdvisory - name of Type for implementations
    ... extension 0..0
    ... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-explicit-type-name"
    ... value[x] 1..1stringValue of extension

    doco Documentation for this format
    NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
    .. Extension 0..1ExtensionAdvisory - name of Type for implementations
    ... id 0..1idUnique id for inter-element referencing
    ... extension 0..0
    ... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-explicit-type-name"

    doco Documentation for this format

    This structure is derived from Extension

    Summary

    Simple Extension of type string: A name to use for the type, in implementations. This is a suggestion; it's not a normative part of the FHIR specification, but it does appear in the UML diagrams, and is used in generated code, schemas, etc.to identify the type.

    Maturity: 3

    Differential View

    This structure is derived from Extension

    NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
    .. Extension 0..1ExtensionAdvisory - name of Type for implementations
    ... extension 0..0
    ... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-explicit-type-name"
    ... value[x] 1..1stringValue of extension

    doco Documentation for this format

    Snapshot View

    NameFlagsCard.TypeDescription & Constraintsdoco
    .. Extension 0..1ExtensionAdvisory - name of Type for implementations
    ... id 0..1idUnique id for inter-element referencing
    ... extension 0..0
    ... url 1..1uri"http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-explicit-type-name"

    doco Documentation for this format

     

    Other representations of profile: CSV, Excel, Schematron

    Constraints

    IdGradePath(s)DetailsRequirements
    ele-1error**ALL** elementsAll FHIR elements must have a @value or children
    : hasValue() or (children().count() > id.count())
    ext-1error**ALL** extensionsMust have either extensions or value[x], not both
    : extension.exists() != value.exists()

    Search Parameters for this Extension

    (none found)