A clinician wishes to record the site of a body temperature measurement.
Body temperature measurement site refset
Purpose of Refset
This reference set contains values used to result the body location where a body temperature was measured, referencing the LOINC term "Body temperature measurement site", 8327-9.
Examples of what to include
Example temperature locations include tympanic membrane, oral, and rectal.
Examples of what to exclude
This does not include temperatures of inanimate objects.
Zero or one OR Zero or more
One and only one.
Reference set should only contain body locations.
Similar SOLOR Refsets (assemblages)
Associated Value Sets
FHIMS (Jay Lyle) has created a value set that is not yet published. We will update, publish and use this value set. Patient body temperature measurement site OID 2.16.840.1.1137220.127.116.113.177