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|Requirement ID:||Req-272: Support for Patient Specific Dosing and Warnings||Req-1240: Weight-specific daily dose range checking|
|Release Package:||2013 Format||2013 Format|
|Title:||Support for Patient Specific Dosing and Warnings||Weight-specific daily dose range checking|
|Description:||STATEMENT: Identify and present appropriate dose recommendations based on known patient- conditions and characteristics at the time of medication ordering.
DESCRIPTION: The clinician is alerted to drug-condition interactions and patient specific contraindications and warnings e.g. pregnancy, breast-feeding or occupational risks, hepatic or renal insufficiency. The preferences of the patient may also be presented e.g. reluctance to use an antibiotic. Additional patient parameters, such as age, gestation, height, weight, and body surface area (BSA), shall also be incorporated.
|The system SHALL inform the user when a daily dose has exceeded (or is planned to exceed) the recommended range for patient size or maximum recommended adult dose, whichever is smaller.|
|Topic Area(s):||Immunizations, Medication Management||Medication Management|
|Provenance:||HL7 EHR FM R1||SME|
|Requirement Type:||Function||Normative Statements|
|See Also:||DC.18.104.22.168, IN.6|