Clinical Finding

A Clinical Situation is a qualified PATIENT DIAGNOSISClinical Investigation or Patient Procedure.

A Clinical Situation represents a concept in which the clinical context is specified as part of the definition of the concept itself.

These include presence or absence of a condition, whether a Clinical Finding is current, in the past or relates to someone other than the subject of the record.

For example:

For further information on Clinical Situations, see the: SNOMED CT Fact Sheet.

 

This supporting information is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
shortnameSituation
pluralClinical Situations
indexnameSituations

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