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4.4.1.636 ValueSet http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/duration-units

FHIR Infrastructure icon Work Group Maturity Level: NNormative (from v4.0.0) Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/duration-units
Version:5.0.0-cibuild
Name:CommonUCUMCodesForDuration
Title:Common UCUM Codes for Duration
Status:active
Definition:

Unified Code for Units of Measure (UCUM). This value set includes all common UCUM codes used for Duraction - that it is, all commonly used units which have the same canonical unit as 'a' (year)

Committee:FHIR Infrastructure icon Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.61 (for OID based terminology systems)
Copyright:

The UCUM codes, UCUM table (regardless of format), and UCUM Specification are copyright © 1999-2009, Regenstrief Institute, Inc. and the Unified Codes for Units of Measures (UCUM) Organization. All rights reserved.

Flags:

This value set is used in the following places:


  • Include these codes as defined in http://unitsofmeasure.org icon
    CodeDisplay
    msmilliseconds
    sseconds
    minminutes
    hhours
    ddays
    wkweeks
    momonths
    ayears

 

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