Body temperature is taken and the user records measurement method or instrument used to evaluate the temperature. It combines method and device values because they often overlap in EHR documentation systems.
Body Temperature Measurement Method and Device Refset
Purpose of Refset
This refset is used to record the type of device or method used to record a temperature.
Examples of what to include
Devices used to measure temperature.
Examples of what to exclude
Devices used to measure other things besides temperature.
Zero or one OR Zero or more
Concepts are derived from the Physical Object hierarchy.
Similar SOLOR Refsets (assemblages)
Blood pressure device cuff size reference set, Blood pressure device type reference set
Associated Value Sets
Should include values in LL3628-6 Temperature measurement devices / List of devices used to measure body temperature: https://r.details.loinc.org/AnswerList/LL3628-6.html