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Definition for Value SetSNOMED CT Route Codes

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<ValueSet xmlns="">
  <id value="route-codes"/> 
    <lastUpdated value="2022-07-05T19:02:37.015+00:00"/> 
    <profile value=""/> 
    <status value="generated"/> 
    <div xmlns="">
      <p> The value set to instantiate this attribute should be drawn from a terminologically robust
         code system that consists of or contains route of administration concepts.</p> 
      <p> Possible sources include:</p> 
        <li> SNOMED CT - Children of SCTID: 284009009 &quot;route of administration value&quot;</li> 
        <li> ISO 11239 - Routes of administration</li> 
        <li> NCIt - Children of NCIt concept C66729 &quot;route of administration&quot; (note: this
           covers SDTM and FDA route of administration concepts)</li> 
        <li> EDQM - Route of administration</li> 
      <p> SNOMED CT is being used here as the example terminology.</p> 
      <p> Note: to avoid confusion with other attributes in this resource concepts that are pre-coordinated
         with method and/or site of administration 
      (e.g. &quot;intravenous infusion&quot; where &quot;infusion&quot; is the method
         or &quot;IV into left subclavian vein&quot; where &quot;left subclavian vein&quot; is
         the site) 
      should not be used in this value set.
      <p> This resource includes content from SNOMED Clinical Terms® (SNOMED CT®) which is copyright
         of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO). Implementers
         of these specifications must have the appropriate SNOMED CT Affiliate license - for more
         information contact or</p>   
  <extension url="">
    <valueCode value="fhir"/> 
  <extension url="">
    <valueCode value="draft"/> 
  <extension url="">
    <valueInteger value="1"/> 
  <url value=""/> 
    <system value="urn:ietf:rfc:3986"/> 
    <value value="urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.98"/> 
  <version value="4.6.0"/> 
  <name value="SNOMEDCTRouteCodes"/> 
  <title value="SNOMED CT Route Codes"/> 
  <status value="draft"/> 
  <experimental value="true"/> 
  <date value="2022-07-05T19:02:37+00:00"/> 
  <publisher value="FHIR Project team"/> 
      <system value="url"/> 
      <value value=""/> 
  <description value="This value set includes all Route codes from SNOMED CT - provided as an exemplar."/> 
  <copyright value="This value set includes content from SNOMED CT, which is copyright © 2002 International
   Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), and distributed by agreement
   between IHTSDO and HL7. Implementer use of SNOMED CT is not covered by this agreement."/> 
      <system value=""/> 
        <property value="concept"/> 
        <op value="is-a"/> 
        <value value="284009009"/> 

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.