International Patient Summary Implementation Guide
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International Patient Summary Implementation Guide, published by HL7 International / Patient Care. This guide is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 1.1.0 built by the FHIR (HL7® FHIR® Standard) CI Build. This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

ValueSet: Current Smoking Status - IPS

Official URL: Version: 1.1.0
Standards status: Trial-use Maturity Level: 2 Computable Name: CurrentSmokingStatusUvIps
Other Identifiers: (use: official)

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HL7 LOINC value set for smoking status. Based on the HL7 Vocab and Structured Doc WG (formerly TC) consensus - per US CDC submission 7/12/2012 for smoking status terms.


Logical Definition (CLD)



Expansion based on Loinc v2.77

This value set contains 8 concepts.

CodeSystemDisplaySmoking Status Value Set Mappings - LOINC to SNOMED CT
  LA18976-3http://loinc.orgCurrent every day smoker~449868002
  LA18977-1http://loinc.orgCurrent some day smoker~428041000124106
  LA15920-4http://loinc.orgFormer smoker~8517006
  LA18978-9http://loinc.orgNever smoker~266919005
  LA18979-7http://loinc.orgSmoker, current status unknown~77176002
  LA18980-5http://loinc.orgUnknown if ever smoked~266927001
  LA18981-3http://loinc.orgHeavy tobacco smoker~428071000124103
  LA18982-1http://loinc.orgLight tobacco smoker~428061000124105

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The 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
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code