The RiskFactors can vary in case of different medical situations. For a pregnant woman other risk factors are relevant in difference to a person with diabetes. But also the riskFaktor can be comprehensive.

The RiskFactor can be used for both, concrete medical situations and comprehensive risks.


– For concrete riskfactors belonging to a special medical situation
– For overall riskfactors
– Patient specific riskfactors

Not use

– Patientunspecific riskfactors
– More than one Riskfactor

Data Model

Name Type M Description Example
code CodedEntry Name and List of Codes (e.g.LOINC) for the observed parameter, as defined below “parameterCode”:{

“catalogName”: “LOINC”,

“catalogVersion”: “2.48”,

“code”: “8867-4”,

“codeText”: “LOINC 8867-4”,

“description”: “Heart Rate”


Comment String Some comment. “Some comment.”


For every riskfactor in a specific situation a new Object is recorded.

Update Rhythm

Update in every case a new RiskFactor is observed.


“id”: “/core/RiskFactor”,
“$schema”: “http://json-schema.org/draft-04/schema#”,
“type”: “object”,
“properties”: {
“code”: {
“$ref”: “/core/CodedValue”
“comment”: {
“type”: “string”
“additionalProperties”: false