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This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/timing-abbreviation
Definition:Code for a known / defined timing pattern.
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.2.43 (for OID based terminology systems)
System URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/timing-abbreviation
System OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.43
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places: Content Logical Definition

This value set has an inline code system http://hl7.org/fhir/timing-abbreviation, which defines the following codes:

QD QDEvery Day at institution specified times
QOD QODEvery Other Day at institution specified times
Q4H Q4HEvery 4 hours at institution specified times
Q6H Q6HEvery 6 Hours at institution specified times

In addition, this value set includes codes from other code systems:

  • Include these codes as defined in http://hl7.org/fhir/v3/GTSAbbreviation
    BIDBIDTwo times a day at institution specified time
    TIDTIDThree times a day at institution specified time
    QIDQIDFour times a day at institution specified time
    AMAMEvery morning at institution specified times.
    PMPMEvery afternoon at institution specified times.


See the full registry of value sets defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA 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
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance)
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code