Operation

An operation is an instrumentally surgical procedure to the human body. Usually it is used for therapeutically reasons.

Description

Used for describing the operation with necessary information like date or complications.

Use

– Use to store information about operations only.

Not use

– Not use information about other examinations.

Data Model

Name Type M Description Example
code CodedValue A Code from am codesystem belonging to operations (e.g. OPS). “5-428.4“
complications String Describe the complications after surgery. “Patients new liver is rejected.”
description String Describe the operation itself. “Liver transplantation”
number String Number in case of payoff. /
operationDate Date Date, the operation was performed. “2014-10-13”
side String The laterality of operation. “Left”
transectionSutureTime String The Time of trensection suture. “10:13:12”

Rules

At least a code must be recorded.

Update Rhythm

Create a new object for every operation.

Schema

{
“id”: “/core/Operation”,
“$schema”: “http://json-schema.org/draft-04/schema#”,
“type”: “object”,
“properties”: {
“code”: {
“$ref”: “/core/CodedValue”
},
“complications”: {
“type”: “string”
},
“description”: {
“type”: “string”
},
“number”: {
“type”: “string”
},
“operationDate”: {
“$ref”: “/core/Date”
},
“side”: {
“type”: “string”
},
“transectionSutureTime”: {
“type”: “string”
}
},
“additionalProperties”: false
}

Compatible Standards

openEHR-EHR-OBSERVATION.operation_record.v1