Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes Source Organization

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LOINC is a common language (set of identifiers, names, and codes) for clinical and laboratory observations.

Complexity

LOINC is a rich catalog of measurements, including laboratory tests, clinical measures like vital signs and anthropomorphic measures, standardized survey instruments, and more. LOINC enables the exchange and aggregation of clinical results for care delivery, outcomes management, and research by providing a set of universal codes and structured names to unambiguously identify things you can measure or observe.

Put another way, LOINC provides the lingua franca for interoperable data exchange.

Today, it contains concepts for everything from a serum alpha 1 antitrypsin level to a zygomatic arch x-ray report. For each concept, LOINC contains many other rich details, such as synonyms, units of measure, and carefully crafted descriptions.

Date Created

2015-12-21

Last Modified

2017-12-15

Version

2.63

Update Frequency

Biannual

Temporal Coverage

NA

Spatial Coverage

Worldwide

Source

John Snow Labs => Regenstrief Institute, Inc

Source License URL

John Snow Labs Standard License

Source License Requirements

NA

Source Citation

NA

Keywords

Proven Models, Brain Mapping, LOINC Source organization

Other Titles

Proven Models to Map Source Organization, Brain Mapping to Source Organization, LOINC, Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes, Loinc Source Organization

Name Description Type Constraints
Copyright_IDUsed in the LOINC table as a foreign key.string-
NameName of the organization or institution.string-
Copyright_NoticeCopyright notice to be displayed for the organization or institution.string-
Terms_of_UseTerms of use text for an external source.string-
URLURL link to the reference.string-
Copyright_IDNameCopyright_NoticeTerms_of_UseURL
MiniCogMini-CogCopyright © 2000 Soo Borson.Used with permission.
OPTUMOptumCopyright @ 2004 Optum.Used with permission.https://www.optum.com/
MDQDr. Robert HirschfeldCopyright 2002 © Dr. Robert Hirschfeld.Used with permission.
AHA_NYHAAmerican Heart Association© 1994 American Heart AssociationUsed with permission
AHA_TOASTAmerican Heart Association© 1992 American Heart AssociationUsed with permission
AHA_Cardiac RiskAmerican Heart Association© 2013 American Heart AssociationUsed with permission
BSL-23Borderline Symptom List - 23 ItemCopyright © PSM ZI Mannheim/Germany.Used with permission.
PERA_RIPeraHealth Inc.Copyright © 2016 PeraHealthUsed with permissionhttp://perahealth.com/rothman
BSL-SUPPBorderline Symptom List - SupplementCopyright © PSM ZI Mannheim/Germany.Used with permission.
KFRE_DYNDr. Navdeep TangriCopyright © Dr. Navdeep TangriUsed with permissionhttp://kidneyfailurerisk.com/