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LOINC Users’ guide Section 1
Version
v2020
Access
Open
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Active
Updated
June 2020
This document is the first section of the Users’ Guide for LOINC, which is an international standard for identifying health measurements, observations and documents such as laboratory and clinical test results. The Users’ Guide Introduction provides an overview of LOINC, how it aids interoperability, how it was developed and aims for future development. It also describes the scope of LOINC.

Main sections:

• Introduction

• Acknowledgements

• What is not part of the name

• Scope of LOINC
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