Parent class: Intervention-step


Documentation: "A discrete unit of administration of a drug treatment that ends after a specified time or when a specified state is reached."

Template Slots
Slot name Documentation Type Allowed Values/Classes Cardinality Default
formulation   STRING   0:1  
route "Method by which the drug was delivered (e.g. orally, intravenously, etc.)." SYMBOL PO IM SQ IV SL PR Intra-nasal Trans-cutaneous Other 0:1  
time-unit "Unit of time for various uses. For DRUG-STEP, refers to time-unit of dosing frequency." SYMBOL Second(s) Minute(s) Hour(s) Day(s) Week(s) Month(s) Year(s) 0:1  
dosing-frequency-length "The length of time (y) in the dosing frequency, as expressed in the form x times every y time-units." FLOAT   0:1  
total-amount   STRING   0:1  
comments   STRING   0:1  
dosing-frequency   SYMBOL QD BID TID QID QOD q 3h q 4h q 6h q 8h q 12h Q Week Q Month Infusion Bolus Continuous Once Only Other 0:1  
dosing-frequency-number "The number of times drug given (x) as expressed in x times every y time-units" FLOAT   0:1  
dose   STRING   0:1  
dose-unit   SYMBOL mg gm mcg mg/kg IU tsp tbsp grains other 0:1  
drug-class   Instance Term-information    
average-daily-dose-unit   SYMBOL mg gm mcg mg/kg IU other 0:1  
average-daily-dose   FLOAT      
intervention-position "Specifies the ordering of this intervention logic or step in relation to the other logics or steps that are also instances of the |intervention-steps| slot that this frame is an instance of." INTEGER   0:1  
duration-length "Duration of this step of the intervention, of unit time-unit." FLOAT   0:1  
intention "The state of the world that is anticipated by performing this intervention step." STRING   0:1  
duration-time-unit "The time unit for the duration before or after the reference timepoint." SYMBOL Second(s) Minute(s) Hour(s) Day(s) Week(s) Month(s) Year(s) 0:1  
intervention-step-end "The TIMEPOINT describing when the intervention step ended in case such end does not occur after a discrete number of time units, but at a specific time point or occurrence (e.g., INR reaches goal)." Instance Timepoint 0:1  
next-intervention-step   Instance Intervention-step 0:1  
intervention-step-event "Pointer to an object of type EVENT-ENTITY that describes the intervention and any associated information, e.g., cardinality, bounding duration, (6 physical therapy visits in the next month)." Instance Event-entity 0:1  
protocol-changes   Instance Protocol-change    
roles "Tells which class and slot will take instances of this class depending on the role of the instance. The format is (role OWNER-CLASS |owner-slot|) e.g., if this class is DATE and the instance's role is recruitment-start-date, (recruitment-start-date RECRUITMENT |start-date|) tells us that this instance of date should be the value of the slot |start-date| in an instance of class RECRUITMENT." SYMBOL   0:1  

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