Table 2

Laboratory Results Elements

Data FieldDefinitionValue DomainNotesSource
Laboratory Testing
Total cholesterol1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Triglycerides1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

LDL cholesterol1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

HDL cholesterol1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Fasting blood sugar1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Creatinine1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

BUN1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Sodium1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Hemoglobin1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Hemoglobin A1c1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

Hematocrit1) Value, 2) units, and 3) date
  • Number

  • Units

  • Date

BUN indicates blood urea nitrogen; HDL, high-density lipoprotein; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; and PQRI, Physician Quality Reporting Initiative.

  • The data element/definition is a 2010 PQRI Measures data point (25a).