Release 4

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Patient Care Work Group Maturity Level: 0Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

Overall categorization of the event, e.g. product-related or situational.

Committee:Patient Care Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.833 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 01 Nov 2019

This value set contains 14 concepts

Expansion based on version 4.0.1

All codes from system

0product-problemProduct ProblemThe adverse event pertains to a product problem.
0product-qualityProduct QualityThe adverse event pertains to product quality.
0product-use-errorProduct Use ErrorThe adverse event pertains to a product use error.
1  wrong-doseWrong DoseThe adverse event pertains to a wrong dose.
1  incorrect-prescribing-informationIncorrect Prescribing InformationThe adverse event pertains to incorrect perscribing information.
1  wrong-techniqueWrong TechniqueThe adverse event pertains to a wrong technique.
1  wrong-route-of-administrationWrong Route of AdministrationThe adverse event pertains to a wrong route of administration.
1  wrong-rateWrong RateThe adverse event pertains to a wrong rate.
1  wrong-durationWrong DurationThe adverse event pertains to a wrong duration.
1  wrong-timeWrong TimeThe adverse event pertains to a wrong time.
1  expired-drugExpired DrugThe adverse event pertains to an expired drug.
0medical-device-use-errorMedical Device Use ErrorThe adverse event pertains to a medical device use error.
0problem-different-manufacturerProblem with Different Manufacturer of Same MedicineThe adverse event pertains to a problem with a different manufacturer of the same medication.
0unsafe-physical-environmentUnsafe Physical EnvironmentThe adverse event pertains to an unsafe physical environment.


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SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
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