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The findings and interpretation of diagnostic tests performed on patients, groups of patients, devices, and locations, and/or specimens derived from these. The report includes clinical context such as requesting and provider information, and some mix of atomic results, images, textual and coded interpretations, and formatted representation of diagnostic reports.


id0..1stringLogical id of this artifact
meta0..1MetaMetadata about the resource
implicitRules0..1uriA set of rules under which this content was created
language0..1codeLanguage of the resource content
text0..1NarrativeText summary of the resource, for human interpretation
contained0..*ResourceContained, inline Resources
extension0..*ExtensionAdditional content defined by implementations
modifierExtension0..*ExtensionExtensions that cannot be ignored
identifier0..*IdentifierBusiness identifier for report
basedOn0..*ReferenceWhat was requested
status1..1coderegistered | partial | preliminary | final +
category0..*CodeableConceptService category
code1..1CodeableConceptName/Code for this diagnostic report
subject0..1ReferenceThe subject of the report - usually, but not always, the patient
encounter0..1ReferenceHealth care event when test ordered
effective[x]0..1dateTimeClinically relevant time/time-period for report
issued0..1instantDateTime this version was made
performer0..*ReferenceResponsible Diagnostic Service
resultsInterpreter0..*ReferencePrimary result interpreter
specimen0..*ReferenceSpecimens this report is based on
imagingStudy0..*ReferenceReference to full details of imaging associated with the diagnostic report
media0..*BackboneElementKey images associated with this report
conclusion0..1stringClinical conclusion (interpretation) of test results
conclusionCode0..*CodeableConceptCodes for the clinical conclusion of test results
presentedForm0..*AttachmentEntire report as issued

Search Parameters

codetokenThe code for the report, as opposed to codes for the atomic results, which are the names on the observation resource referred to from the resultDiagnosticReport.code
datedateThe clinically relevant time of the reportDiagnosticReport.effective
identifiertokenAn identifier for the reportDiagnosticReport.identifier
patientreferenceThe subject of the report if a patientDiagnosticReport.subject
encounterreferenceThe Encounter when the order was madeDiagnosticReport.encounter
based-onreferenceReference to the service request.DiagnosticReport.basedOn
categorytokenWhich diagnostic discipline/department created the reportDiagnosticReport.category
conclusiontokenA coded conclusion (interpretation/impression) on the reportDiagnosticReport.conclusionCode
issueddateWhen the report was issuedDiagnosticReport.issued
mediareferenceA reference to the image
performerreferenceWho is responsible for the reportDiagnosticReport.performer
resultreferenceLink to an atomic result (observation resource)DiagnosticReport.result
results-interpreterreferenceWho was the source of the reportDiagnosticReport.resultsInterpreter
specimenreferenceThe specimen detailsDiagnosticReport.specimen
statustokenThe status of the reportDiagnosticReport.status
subjectreferenceThe subject of the reportDiagnosticReport.subject