Standard Health Record FHIR Implementation Guide

SHR AttributionCategoryCS CodeSystem

Whether the adverse event is attributed to a treatment, course of the disease, medical error, unrelated to either, or unknown.

This code system http://standardhealthrecord.org/shr/adverse/cs/AttributionCategoryCS defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
treatment Adverse event is attributed to an intervention or treatment.Adverse event is attributed to an intervention or treatment.
disease Adverse event is attributed to the course of the diseaseAdverse event is attributed to the course of the disease
error Adverse event is attributed to a medical errorAdverse event is attributed to a medical error
unrelated Adverse event is attributed to an cause unrelated to the treatment, disease, or medical error.Adverse event is attributed to an cause unrelated to the treatment, disease, or medical error.
unknown The causal category of the adverse event is unknownThe causal category of the adverse event is unknown
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References

This code system is used by the following value sets: