Enum SubstanceCategory

    • Enum Constant Detail

      • BODY

        public static final SubstanceCategory BODY
        A substance that comes directly from a human or an animal (e.g. blood, urine, feces, tears, etc.).
      • CHEMICAL

        public static final SubstanceCategory CHEMICAL
        Any organic or inorganic substance of a particular molecular identity, including -- (i) any combination of such substances occurring in whole or in part as a result of a chemical reaction or occurring in nature and (ii) any element or uncombined radical (http://www.epa.gov/opptintr/import-export/pubs/importguide.pdf).
      • FOOD

        public static final SubstanceCategory FOOD
        A food, dietary ingredient, or dietary supplement for human or animal.
      • DRUG

        public static final SubstanceCategory DRUG
        A substance intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease in man or other animals (Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act).
      • MATERIAL

        public static final SubstanceCategory MATERIAL
        A finished product which is not normally ingested, absorbed or injected (e.g. steel, iron, wood, plastic and paper).
    • Method Detail

      • values

        public static SubstanceCategory[] values()
        Returns an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared. This method may be used to iterate over the constants as follows:
        for (SubstanceCategory c : SubstanceCategory.values())
            System.out.println(c);
        
        Returns:
        an array containing the constants of this enum type, in the order they are declared
      • valueOf

        public static SubstanceCategory valueOf​(String name)
        Returns the enum constant of this type with the specified name. The string must match exactly an identifier used to declare an enum constant in this type. (Extraneous whitespace characters are not permitted.)
        Parameters:
        name - the name of the enum constant to be returned.
        Returns:
        the enum constant with the specified name
        Throws:
        IllegalArgumentException - if this enum type has no constant with the specified name
        NullPointerException - if the argument is null
      • fromCode

        public static SubstanceCategory fromCode​(String codeString)
                                          throws org.hl7.fhir.exceptions.FHIRException
        Throws:
        org.hl7.fhir.exceptions.FHIRException