CarbohydrateIntake

In CGM LIFE CarbohydrateIntake describes the amount of carbohydrate taken by food at a specific point in time (e.g. one meal) or over a specified period in time.

Description

Specifies the amount of carbohydrate due to a point in time (e.g. meal) or during a time span, relates to daily energy balance and breadunit – estimation for insulin application.

Use

– Documentation of the amount of carbohydrate intake
– Actual or past measurements
– Related to a point in time
– in ambulant settings
– intake by normal food intake (e.g. eating and drinking) of a human being

Not use

– Not for theraphy planning
– Not for nutrition by probe

Data Model

Carbohydrate Intake is a measurement object without any specific attributes. See Measurement for more information.

Rules

Time unit for duration should be minute.

If timespan given, end date must be larger then start date.

Parameter Codes

Following LOINC codes can be used to specify the parameter code:

loinc_num component system property time_aspct scale_typ method_typ
9059-7 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient Mass Pt Qn Estimated
9060-5 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient Mass Pt Qn Measured
9061-3 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient MRat 1H Qn
9062-1 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient MRat 8H Qn
9063-9 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient MRat 10H Qn
9064-7 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient MRat 12H Qn
9065-4 Carbohydrate intake ^Patient MRat 24H Qn
 
– For estimated values for point of time documentation use LOINC code 9059-7
 -For exactly measured values for point of time documentation use LOINC code 9059-5

Enums

See Measurement Enums for more information.

Catalogs

See Measurement Enums for more information.

Update Rhythm

Cabohydrate Intake is related to lifestyle and personal behavior. Use specific LOINC codes to specify.

Schema

See Measurement Enums for more information.

Compatible Standards

No EHR or Tenscan standards.