Current Build Code System

Health Care Devices Work Group Maturity Level: 1Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

Different measurement principle supported by the device.

Committee:Health Care Devices Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.627 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

Different measurement principle supported by the device.

This code system defines the following codes:

other MSP OtherMeasurement principle isn't in the list.
chemical MSP ChemicalMeasurement is done using the chemical principle.
electrical MSP ElectricalMeasurement is done using the electrical principle.
impedance MSP ImpedanceMeasurement is done using the impedance principle.
nuclear MSP NuclearMeasurement is done using the nuclear principle.
optical MSP OpticalMeasurement is done using the optical principle.
thermal MSP ThermalMeasurement is done using the thermal principle.
biological MSP BiologicalMeasurement is done using the biological principle.
mechanical MSP MechanicalMeasurement is done using the mechanical principle.
acoustical MSP AcousticalMeasurement is done using the acoustical principle.
manual MSP ManualMeasurement is done using the manual principle.


See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LvlA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
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). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
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