Clinical Document Architecture

  • Tim Benson
Part of the Health Information Technology Standards book series (HITS)


Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) is the most widely adopted application of HL7 V3. The CDA paradigm takes the document metaphor seriously. It is illuminating to compare the differences between the database and document metaphors.


Health Information Exchange Clinical Document Clinical Document Architecture Document Instance Implementation Guide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tim Benson
    • 1
  1. 1.Abies Ltd HermitageBerkshireUK

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