AttributeRole

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Definition: 

An AttributeRole identifies one or more InstanceVariables as being attributes within a ViewPoint. An AttributeRole is a SimpleCollection of InstanceVariables acting in the AttributeRole.

Explanatory Notes: 

See the Viewpoint documentation for an in depth discussion of the uses of ViewpointRoles: http://lion.ddialliance.org/ddiobjects/viewpoint.
An InstanceVariable with an AttributeRole assigned might contain data about the conditions under which the MeausreRole InstanceVariables were collected or other paradata.

Example: 
A data record with four variables: "PersonId", "Systolic", "Diastolic", "Seated" might have a Viewpoint with PersonId defined as having the IdentifierRole Systolic defined as having the MeasureRole Diastolic defined as having the MeasureRole Seated defined as having the AttributeRole PersonId, Systolic, Diastolic, Seated 123,122,20,yes 145,130,90,no
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