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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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SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) is a comprehensive, multi-lingual, terminology used by family doctors and other health care providers in many countries, with the goal of ensuring that health information is captured consistently, accurately, and reliably across the health system.
Epic Systems Corporation, an award- winning developer of integrated inpatient, ambulatory, and payor systems, has executed a license agreement with SNOMED(R) International to integrate SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT(R)) into its EpicCare electronic medical record (EMR) product suite for hospitals and physician group practices.
SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) and ICD-9-CM terminologies from the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Unified Medical Language System(R) (UMLS(R)) Metathesaurus(R) are included with Sherlock at no cost for use within the United States.
SNOMED International has delivered SNOMED Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT(R)) July 2002 Release, the second release of the most comprehensive international and multilingual clinical reference terminology available in the world.