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Orders and Observations Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: InformativeCompartments: Device, Encounter, Patient, Practitioner, RelatedPerson

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Real-world patient - staphylococcus (id = "f206")

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<Observation xmlns="">
  <id value="f206"/> 
  <text> <status value="generated"/> <div xmlns=""><p> <b> Generated Narrative with Details</b> </p> <p> <b> id</b> : f206</p> <p> <b> status</b> : final</p> <p> <b> code</b> : Blood culture <span> (Details : { code '104177' = '104177', given as 'Blood culture'}; {LOINC
           code '600-7' = 'Bacteria identified in Blood by Culture', given as 'Bacteria identified
           in Blood by Culture'})</span> </p> <p> <b> subject</b> : <a> Roel</a> </p> <p> <b> issued</b> : Mar 11, 2013 10:28:00 AM</p> <p> <b> performer</b> : <a> Luigi Maas</a> </p> <p> <b> value</b> : Staphylococcus aureus <span> (Details : {SNOMED CT code '3092008' = 'Staphylococcus aureus', given as 'Staphylococcus
           aureus'})</span> </p> <p> <b> interpretation</b> : Positive <span> (Details : { code 'POS'
           = 'Positive)</span> </p> <p> <b> method</b> : Blood culture for bacteria, including anaerobic screen <span> (Details : {SNOMED CT code '104177005' = 'Blood culture for bacteria, including anaerobic
           screen', given as 'Blood culture for bacteria, including anaerobic screen'})</span> </p> </div> </text> <status value="final"/> 
  <code> <!--    Kind of observation = Blood culture    --><coding> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="104177"/> 
      <display value="Blood culture"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="600-7"/> 
      <display value="Bacteria identified in Blood by Culture"/> 
  </code> <!--    No identifier could be provided to this observation    --><subject> 
    <reference value="Patient/f201"/> 
    <display value="Roel"/> 
  <issued value="2013-03-11T10:28:00+01:00"/> 
    <reference value="Practitioner/f202"/> 
    <display value="Luigi Maas"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="3092008"/> 
      <display value="Staphylococcus aureus"/> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="POS"/> 
  </interpretation> <!--    BodySite not relevant    --><method> 
      <system value=""/> 
      <code value="104177005"/> 
      <display value="Blood culture for bacteria, including anaerobic screen"/> 
  </method> <!--    ReferenceRange and component are not applicable    --></Observation> 

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.