Medical Information Format Structure Types

The IFS types are defined as:

  1. PATIENT-STATE
  2. ALLERGIES
  3. MEDICATIONS-INFO
  4. MED-SURG-PROCEDURES
  5. MISC-TREATMENTS
  6. EKG-INFO
  7. IMAGING-INFO (required medically tagged lexicon)
  8. LAB-TEST
  9. FAMILY/FRIEND
  10. DOCUMENT-INFO
  11. TEXTPLUS



PATIENT-STATE
<PATIENT-STATE>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <METHOD>
    • <PROCEDURE> H-TXPROC </PROCEDURE>
    • <EXAMTEST> H-TXCLIN, H-OBSERVE </EXAMTEST>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </METHOD>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TXRES> H-TXRES, H-RESP </TXRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE>
      • *p* H-DIET,
      • H-CHANGE-MORE/LESS by H-PTFUNC,
      • H-RESP by H-PTFUNC H-DIET,...
      </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    • <PTMEAS> H-PTMEAS </PTMEAS>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</PATIENT-STATE>


ALLERGIES (Section header and/or support class H-ALLERGY for H-DIAG and H-INDIC)
<ALLERGIES>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <AGENTS>
    • <MED> H-TTMED </MED>
    • <ORGANISM> H-ORG </ORGANISM>
    • <ALLIFE> H-ANIM </ALLIFE>
    </AGENTS>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG:H-ALLERGY </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC:H-ALLERGY </INDIC>
    • <TXRES> H-TXRES, H-RESP </TXRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE>
      • *p* H-DIET,
      • H-CHANGE-MORE/LESS by H-PTFUNC,
      • H-RESP by H-PTFUNC H-DIET,...
      </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT, H-TTMODE </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    • <PTMEAS> H-PTMEAS </PTMEAS>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</ALLERGIES>


MEDICATIONS-INFO
<MEDICATIONS-INFO>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <TREATMENT>
    • <GEN> H-TTGEN </GEN>
    • <MED> H-TTMED </MED>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </TREATMENT>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TTRES> H-RESP </TTRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE> H-CHANGE </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT, H-TTMODE </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</MEDICATIONS-INFO>


MED-SURG-PROCEDURES (using tag pr_m-s)
<MED-SURG-PROCEDURES>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <TREATMENT>
    • <GEN> H-TTGEN </GEN>
    • <SURG> H-TTSURG </SURG>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </TREATMENT>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TTRES> H-RESP </TTRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE> H-CHANGE </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT, H-TTMODE </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</MED-SURG-PROCEDURES>


MISC-TREATMENTS
<MISC-TREATMENTS>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <TREATMENT>
    • <GEN> H-TTGEN </GEN>
    • <COMP> H-TTCOMP </COMP>
    </TREATMENT>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TTRES> H-RESP </TTRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE> H-CHANGE </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT, H-TTMODE </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</MISC-TREATMENTS>


EKG-INFO
<EKG-INFO>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <METHOD>
    • <PROCEDURE> H-TXPROC, E-EKGPROC </PROCEDURE>
    • <EXAMTEST> H-TXCLIN, H-OBSERVE </EXAMTEST>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </METHOD>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <EKG-SUBJ>
    • <WAVE> E-WV </WAVE>
    • <INTERVAL> E-INTVL </INTERVAL>
    • <AXIS> E-AX </AXIS>
    </EKG-SUBJ>
  • <EKG-DATA>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT </QUANT>
    • <EKG-MORPH> H-CHANGE, H-DESCR, H-TXRES </EKG-MORPH>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </EKG-DATA>
  • <IN-LEADS> E-LEAD </IN-LEADS>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</EKG-INFO>


IMAGING-INFO (Using H-TXPROC with tag pr_im)
<IMAGING-INFO>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <METHOD>
    • <PROCEDURE> H-TXPROC </PROCEDURE>
    • <EXAMTEST> H-TXCLIN, H-OBSERVE </EXAMTEST>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </METHOD>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TXRES> H-TXRES, H-RESP </TXRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE>
      • *p* H-DIET,
      • H-CHANGE-MORE/LESS by H-PTFUNC,
      • H-RESP by H-PTFUNC H-DIET,...
      </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <PT> H-PT </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    • <PTMEAS> H-PTMEAS </PTMEAS>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</IMAGING-INFO>


LAB-TEST
<LAB-TEST>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <PT> H-PT </PT>
  • <TEST-INFO>
    • <TXSPEC> H-TXSPEC </TXSPEC>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <TXVAR> H-TXVAR </TXVAR>
    • <SPEC-ACCESS> by H-TTSURG </SPEC-ACCESS>
    • <RESULT>
      • <TESTRES> H-TXRES, H-OBSERVE </TESTRES>
      • <ORGANISM> H-ORG </ORGANISM>
      • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
      • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT </QUANT>
      </RESULT>
    </TEST-INFO>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <TEST-ENV> H-TESTVIEW </TEST-ENV>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</LAB-TEST>


FAMILY-FRIEND
<FAMILY-FRIEND>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <METHOD>
    • <PROCEDURE> H-TXPROC </PROCEDURE>
    • <EXAMTEST> H-TXCLIN, H-OBSERVE </EXAMTEST>
    • <DEVICE> H-DEVMED </DEVICE>
    </METHOD>
  • <SUBJECT> (default) subject of sentence </SUBJECT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PSTATE-DATA>
    • <DIAG> H-DIAG </DIAG>
    • <INDIC> H-INDIC </INDIC>
    • <TXRES> H-TXRES, H-RESP </TXRES>
    • <QUALIFIERS> H-DESCR </QUALIFIERS>
    • <INFLUENCE>
      • *p* H-DIET,
      • H-CHANGE-MORE/LESS by H-PTFUNC,
      • H-RESP by H-PTFUNC H-DIET,...
      </INFLUENCE>
    • <QUANT> Q, NUM, UNIT, H-AMT, H-TTMODE </QUANT>
    • <NORMAL> H-NORMAL </NORMAL>
    </PSTATE-DATA>
  • <PSTATE-SUBJ>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </PT>
    • <PTPART> H-PTPART, H-PTAREA, H-PTLOC </PTPART>
    • <PTFUNC> H-PTFUNC </PTFUNC>
    • <PTMEAS> H-PTMEAS </PTMEAS>
    </PSTATE-SUBJ>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <TIME-LOCS> H-TMLOC </TIME-LOCS>
  • <TIME-QUALS>
    • <TM-PERIOD> H-TMDUR <TM-PERIOD>
    • <TM-REPETITION> H-TMREP <TM-REPETITION>
    </TIME-QUALS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</FAMILY-FRIEND>


DOCUMENT-INFO
<DOCUMENT-INFO>
  • <PARAGR> Section header... </PARAGR>
  • <PT-DEMOG>
    • <AGE> H-AGE / NUM year old </AGE>
    • <RACE> H-ETHNIC </RACE>
    • <GENDER>
      • <MALE> MASC </MALE>
      • <FEMALE> FEM </FEMALE>
    • <FAMILY> H-FAMILY </FAMILY>
    </PT-DEMOG>
  • <PT> H-PT </PT>
  • <VERB> (default) verb of sentence </VERB>
  • <PRECISIONS> H-PTDESCR </PRECISIONS>
  • <INST> H-INST </INST>
  • <INFO-SOURCE> Husband said that... </INFO-SOURCE>
  • <TEXTPLUS> words failed format </TEXTPLUS>
</DOCUMENT-INFO>


TEXTPLUS
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