Physical Activity Implementation Guide
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Physical Activity Implementation Guide, published by HL7 International / Patient Care. This guide is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 1.0.1 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: PA Observation Activity-related codes

Official URL: Version: 1.0.1
Standards status: Trial-use Maturity Level: 2 Computable Name: PAObservationActivityMeasures

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Codes physical activity measures that relate to a single contiguous period of physical activity/exercise


Logical Definition (CLD)

This value set includes codes based on the following rules:



Expansion based on:

This value set contains 8 concepts.

  73985-4http://loinc.orgExercise activity
  55411-3http://loinc.orgExercise duration
  77592-4http://loinc.orgModerate physical activity [IPAQ]
  77593-2http://loinc.orgVigorous physical activity [IPAQ]
  55426-1http://loinc.orgHeart rate unspecified time maximum by Pedometer
  55425-3http://loinc.orgHeart rate unspecified time mean by Pedometer
  55424-6http://loinc.orgCalories burned in unspecified time Pedometer
  Experience of Activity

Indicates how the performer felt during the activity

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