HL7 Terminology (THO)
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ValueSet: ActClassDiet

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-ActClassDiet Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2014-03-26 Computable Name: ActClassDiet
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.20403

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This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 1 concepts

Expansion based on ActClass v3.1.1 (CodeSystem)


Diet services are supply services, with some aspects resembling Medication services: the detail of the diet is given as a description of the Material associated via Participation.typeCode="product". Medically relevant diet types may be communicated in the Diet.code attribute using domain ActDietCode, however, the detail of the food supplied and the various combinations of dishes should be communicated as Material instances.

Deprecation Note

Class: Use either the Supply class (if dealing with what should be given to the patient) or SubstanceAdministration class (if dealing with what the patient should consume)

energyQuantity: This quantity can be conveyed by using a Content relationship with a quantity attribute expressing the calories

**carbohydrateQuantity:**This quantity can be conveyed using a Content relationship to an Entity with a code of carbohydrate and a quantity attribute on the content relationship.


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


2022-10-18reviseTSMGMarc DuteauFixing missing metadata; up-349
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.
2014-03-26revise2014T1_2014-03-26_001283 (RIM release ID)Vocabulary (Woody Beeler) (no record of original request)Lock all vaue sets untouched since 2014-03-26 to trackingId 2014T1_2014_03_26