A concept that specifically defines the context of a clinical finding or procedure.
- A situation with explicit context is defined as a subtype of the situation to which it applies with an attribute associating it with the relevant clinical finding or procedure.
- Family history of diabetes mellitus is a situation with explicit context concept. It defines the context as family history by indicating that the
408732007 |Subject relationship context| is a
303071001 |Family member|.
- In contrast, diabetes mellitus itself is not a situation with explicit context. It can be used in many different situations including family history, past medical history or current diagnosis.
- Clinical situation
- Explicit context