Weight precondition values are used when the patient has something attached to their body, such as a cast, prosthesis, or oxygen that may change the patients weight prior to the weight measurement.
Weight Precondition Reference Set
Purpose of Refset
Weight precondition value set specifies clinical conditions and other circumstances are present prior to the weight measurement. Examples include wearing a prosthesis or cast in place.
Examples of what to include
Cast, oxygen device, prosthesis
Examples of what to exclude
Weightless items or items not attached to the patient's body. Also, implants such as cardiovascular implants, stents and catheters (Hickman, etc)?
Zero or one OR Zero or more
Zero to many
Concepts may be findings or devices.
Similar SOLOR Refsets (assemblages)
Associated Value Sets
There are no "precondition" value sets in VSAC.