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Vital Value Sets


Details of a respiratory rate measurement.

Code Display CodeSystem
rest resting or pre-exercise RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
post_exercise post exercise RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
max_voluntary maximum voluntary ventilation RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
post_bronchoscopy post bronchoscopy RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
post_cardioversion post cardioversion RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
post_sedation post conscious sedation RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
post_therapy post inhalation therapy RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
pre_bronchoscopy pre bronchoscopy RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
pre_cardioversion pre cardioversion RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
pre_sedation pre conscious sedation RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
pre_therapy pre inhalation therapy RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
vent_spont on ventilator, spontaneous RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
vent on ventilator, mechanical and spontaneous RespiratoryRateQualifierCS
vent_mech on ventilator, mechanical RespiratoryRateQualifierCS


Methods of measuring respiratory rate.

Code Display CodeSystem
acoustic Acoustic measurement RespiratoryRateMethodCS
airway_flow Airway flow measurement RespiratoryRateMethodCS
co2 Carbon dioxide measurement RespiratoryRateMethodCS
imped Transthoracic impedance RespiratoryRateMethodCS
spiro Spirometry RespiratoryRateMethodCS
capillary Capillary blood RespiratoryRateMethodCS


Details of a heart rate measurement.

Code Display CodeSystem
rest resting or pre-exercise HeartRateQualifierCS
post_exercise post exercise HeartRateQualifierCS
apgar_1 1 minute Apgar heart rate HeartRateQualifierCS
apgar_5 5 minute Apgar heart rate HeartRateQualifierCS
apgar_10 10 minute Apgar heart rate HeartRateQualifierCS


Method of measuring heart rate. 8886-4

Code Display CodeSystem
pulseox Pulse oximetry HeartRateMethodCS
pedometer Pedometer HeartRateMethodCS
auscul Auscultation HeartRateMethodCS
palp Palpation HeartRateMethodCS
invasive Invasive (e.g. intra arterial) HeartRateMethodCS
us_doppler US Doppler HeartRateMethodCS
ecg Electrocardiogram HeartRateMethodCS


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
C0729895 Fingertip
C0229315 Ear lobe
C0016504 Foot
C081709 Chest
0016540 Forehead


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
max_illness Maximum temperature during an illness BodyTemperatureQualifierCS


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
C0004454 Axilla (underarm)
C0226896 Oral cavity
C0521421 Ear
C0041445 Tympanic membrane
C0039482 Temporal artery (forehead)
C0034896 Rectal
C0005682 Urinary bladder
C0027423 Nasal
C0027442 Nasopharynx
C0016129 Finger
C0040357 Toe


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
8301-4 Body height estimated
3137-7 Body height measured
8306-3 Body height lying
8305-5 Body height post partum
8307-1 Body height preoperative
8308-9 Body height standing
shoes_on Body height wearing shoes BodyHeightQualifierCS


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
meas Measured BodyWeightQualifierCS
est Estimated BodyWeightQualifierCS
ideal Ideal BodyWeightQualifierCS
clothed with clothes BodyWeightQualifierCS
unclothed without clothes BodyWeightQualifierCS
pre_dialysis pre dialysis BodyWeightQualifierCS
post_dialysis post dialysis BodyWeightQualifierCS
preop pre operative BodyWeightQualifierCS
postop pre pregnancy BodyWeightQualifierCS
antepartum ante partum BodyWeightQualifierCS
delivery mother at delivery BodyWeightQualifierCS
postpartum post partum BodyWeightQualifierCS
birth birth weight BodyWeightQualifierCS
dry dry BodyWeightQualifierCS


The method used to measure blood pressure. C0489446

Code Display CodeSystem
cuff_manual Cuff method, manual BloodPressureMethodCS
cuff_auto Cuff method, automatic BloodPressureMethodCS
intravascular Intravascular method BloodPressureMethodCS
continuous Continuous non-invasive monitoring BloodPressureMethodCS


Code further describing the blood pressure measurement.

Code Display CodeSystem
pre_transfusion pre transfusion BloodPressureQualifierCS
post_transfusion post transfusion BloodPressureQualifierCS
pre_phlebotomy pre phlebotomy BloodPressureQualifierCS
post_phlebotomy post phlebotomy BloodPressureQualifierCS
expiration during expiration BloodPressureQualifierCS
inspiration during inspiration BloodPressureQualifierCS
C0242880 During tilt table test


Description TBD

Code Display CodeSystem
C0446516 Arm
C1140621 Leg