HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 5.2.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions



Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/certainty-subcomponent-rating

The quality rating of the subcomponent of a quality of evidence rating.

Publisher:HL7 (FHIR Project)
Committee:Clinical Decision Support
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1361 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


This value set is not used

Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 11 concepts

Expansion based on StatisticCertaintySubcomponentRating v4.2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/certainty-subcomponent-rating

no-changeno change to ratingno change to quality rating.
downcode1reduce rating: -1reduce quality rating by 1.
downcode2reduce rating: -2reduce quality rating by 2.
downcode3reduce rating: -3reduce quality rating by 3.
upcode1increase rating: +1increase quality rating by 1.
upcode2increase rating: +2increase quality rating by 2.
no-concernno serious concernno serious concern.
serious-concernserious concernserious concern.
critical-concerncritical concerncritical concern.
presentpresentpossible reason for increasing quality rating was checked and found to bepresent.
absentabsentpossible reason for increasing quality rating was checked and found to be absent.

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
Source 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


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