SNOMED CT


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SNOMED CT

Systemized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms. The standard for clinical terminology used in the UK, which is integral to the common computerised language used by NHS Care Records Service to facilitate electronic communications between health professionals in clear and unambiguous terms.
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Some SNOMED CT hierarchies have been shown to exhibit large root areas, making them suitable for this kind of QA methodology.
SNOMED CT and data mining of the relationships between certain assessments, processes/interventions, and outcomes can form an evidence-based decision support algorithm.
About SNOMED CT. http://www.ihtsdo.org/snomed-ct/snomed-ct0/.
The implementation of SNOMED CT in NSW is virtually in its infancy and there are likely to be lessons learned for other Australian and international jurisdictions.
Kripps has previously worked for Thomson Micromedex and has extensive knowledge of mapping drug data to SNOMED CT as well as LOINC.
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is pleased to announce a new Clinical Observations Recordings and Encoding (CORE) Problem List Subset of SNOMED CT is now available for download by UMLS Licensees.
Hripcsak, "Inter-patient distance metrics using SNOMED CT defining relationships," Journal of Biomedical Informatics, vol.
(1.) Kathy Giannangelo, "SNOMED CT Survey: An Assessment of Implementation in EMR/EHR Applications," Perspectives in Health Information Management, 2008; 5:7 (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ pmc/articles/PMC2396499/)
The SNOMED CT dataset contains over 300,000 unique concepts, all of which can be found using Snomobile in a matter of seconds.
Donna Truran, Patricia Saad, Ming Zhang and Kerry Innes argue that SNOMED CT will play a vital role in the solutions to these dilemmas by providing a standardised method of inputting data into our health systems via the Electronic Health Record (EHR) (Truran et al.
Several years ago, CAP began to offer a SNOMED CT (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine--Clinical Terms)-encoded checklist version in a database format to software developers.