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== General Principles ==
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== General principles ==
  
 
* Except for report headings, users are able to enter "free" (unstructured, narrative) text anywhere in a report.  Any field for structured data can be filled with plain text.
 
* Except for report headings, users are able to enter "free" (unstructured, narrative) text anywhere in a report.  Any field for structured data can be filled with plain text.
  
  
== Template Overview ==
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== Template overview ==
  
* Square brackets enclose text fields  
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* '''Text fields''' are enclosed by square brackets
<nowiki>      Lungs:  [Normal. ]</nowiki>
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    Lungs:  [Normal. ]
  
* [normal* | dilated]  — pick one
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* Vertical bars ("pipes") indicate [normal* | dilated]  — pick one
 
[chronic chest pain; atypical angina; pre-valve replacement]  — multiple choices
 
[chronic chest pain; atypical angina; pre-valve replacement]  — multiple choices
 
[# mL]  – numeric value with units
 
[# mL]  – numeric value with units
 
{If left or co-dominant: LPDA and LPL branches should be addressed.} – comment
 
{If left or co-dominant: LPDA and LPL branches should be addressed.} – comment
 
[<date>] -- pre-defined data type
 
[<date>] -- pre-defined data type

Revision as of 18:17, 28 May 2009

General principles

  • Except for report headings, users are able to enter "free" (unstructured, narrative) text anywhere in a report. Any field for structured data can be filled with plain text.


Template overview

  • Text fields are enclosed by square brackets
    Lungs:  [Normal. ]
  • Vertical bars ("pipes") indicate [normal* | dilated] — pick one

[chronic chest pain; atypical angina; pre-valve replacement] — multiple choices [# mL] – numeric value with units {If left or co-dominant: LPDA and LPL branches should be addressed.} – comment [<date>] -- pre-defined data type