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SNOMED International

Health informatics A comprehensive multiaxial nomenclature system created to index the entire medical vocabulary, including signs and Sx, diagnoses, procedures, allowing the integration of all the medical information in an electronic medical record to be integrated into a single data structure
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The SNOMED Nursing Working Group, a working group of the SNOMED International Editorial Board, consists of nursing experts from SNOMED and the international nursing community.
Currently, SNOMED International contains more than 138,000 terms and term codes in 11 separate modules, an increase of more than 6,000 terms since the work's initial release.
SNOMED CT will continue to be available directly from SNOMED International (SNOMED), a division of the CAP, in the SNOMED CT Structure.
SNOMED International is hosting the Fourth Annual SNOMED International Users Group on Friday, November 8, 2002 at the Hilton Palacio del Rio in San Antonio, Texas.
The SNOMED Convergent Terminology Group for Nursing, a working group of the SNOMED International Editorial Board spearheaded by Suzanne Bakken, RN, DNSc for the last four years, consists of nursing experts from SNOMED and the international nursing community.
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.
The translation furthers the commitment of SNOMED International and the College of American Pathologists (CAP) to develop a worldwide universal terminology for health care," said Kent Spackman, MD, PhD, chair of the SNOMED(R) International Editorial Board.
SNOMED International is committed to the excellence of patient care through the development of a scientifically validated clinical reference terminology that enables clinicians, researchers and patients to share common concepts worldwide, across clinical specialties and sites of care.
SNOMED International is committed to the excellence of patient care through the development of a scientifically validated reference terminology - SNOMED RT - that enables clinicians, researchers and patients to share common concepts worldwide, across clinical specialties and sites of care.