InstrumentGroupType

Package: 
Is Abstract: 
no
Is Pattern: 
no
Definition: 

Describes a group of instruments for administrative or conceptual purposes, which may be hierarchical. In addition to the standard name, label, and description, contains references to the contained Instruments and InstrumentGroups.

Property: 
NameCardinalityDatatypeDescription
TypeOfInstrumentGroup
0..1
A generic element for specifying a reason for a instrument group. Note that this element can contain either a term from a controlled vocabulary list or a textual description.
InstrumentGroupName
0..n
A name for the InstrumentGroup. May be expressed in multiple languages. Repeat the element to express names with different content, for example different names for different systems.
Label
0..n
A display label for the InstrumentGroup. May be expressed in multiple languages. Repeat for labels with different content, for example, labels with differing length limitations.
Description
0..1
Additional textual descriptions of the instrument group.
isOrdered
0..1
If set to "true" indicates that the content of the group is ordered as it appears within the XML structure.
Relationship: 
NameTarget ObjectDescriptionSource cardinalityTarget cardinalityRelationship type
UniverseReference
Reference to the universe statement describing the persons or other objects to which the contents of this group pertain.
0..n
ConceptReference
Reference to the concept expressed by the objects in this group.
0..1
Subject
If subjects are listed for this group, it is strongly recommended that the subjects listed also be found in the TopicalCoverage element for the parent packaging element when this group is included directly or by reference in a module containing a coverage element. Use of subject at the group level allows for associating objects as a type of subject based group or to identify subject characteristics of a reusable group of objects.
0..n
Keyword
If keywords are listed for this group, it is strongly recommended that the keywords listed also be found in the TopicalCoverage element for the parent packaging element when this group is included directly or by reference in a module containing a coverage element. Use of keyword at the group level allows for associating objects as a type of keyword based group or to identify keyword characteristics of a reusable group of objects.
0..n
InstrumentReference
Reference to constituent instrument.
0..n
InstrumentGroupReference
Reference to constituent instrument group. This allows for nesting of instrument groups.
0..n

Stage:

DDI 3.2: 
d:InstrumentGroupType
Is extendable: 
RDF Mapping: