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terminology

 [ter″mĭ-nol´ah-je]
1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science that deals with the investigation, arrangement, and construction of terms.

terminology

/ter·mi·nol·o·gy/ (ter″mĭ-nol´ah-je)
1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science which deals with the investigation, arrangement, and construction of terms.

International Anatomical Terminology  Terminologia Anatomica.

terminology

Informatics
(1) A set of concepts, designations and relationships for a specialised subject area.
(2) In the context of clinical trials, terminology refers to a standardised, finite set of terms (e.g., picklists, MedDRA codes) used to denote patient findings, circumstances, events and interventions.

terminology

Vox populi A body of names assigned to or used for a particular type of thing. See Current procedural terminology, Dictionary, Lexicon, Nomina Anatomica, Terminologia Anatomica.

terminology

1. the vocabulary of an art or science.
2. the science that deals with the investigation, arrangement and construction of terms.

accurate terminology
essential for proper data storage and retrieval and requires an internationally recognized nomenclature of diseases, pathology, clinical indicants, treatments and surgical operations.
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Wolters Kluwer's enterprise terminology management platform provides the software, content, and consulting solutions needed to map, translate, update, and manage standard and enhanced clinical terminologies on an enterprise scale, enabling the information liquidity required to support such healthcare challenges as Meaningful Use compliance, ICD-10 conversion, population health management, and analytics.
The system allows for online addition and editing of terminology and control of glossary terms status.
Organizations that have not yet implemented SNOMED for problem lists will need to assess their EHR system's capabilities and determine how to convert current problem list terminology into SNOMED.
Develop local SNOMED CT terminology reference sets and extensions (and this includes modelling new content where required).
Recently, Smith and Smith (2007) described several examples in which the implementation of a standardized nursing terminology made a significant impact on patient outcomes.
DTS assists in the management, integration, and deployment of structured biomedical terminology.
It's the same plays, but it's different terminology to say the same thing," quarterback Patrick Cowan said.
First, changing terminology in order to change attitudes is usually effective only for a limited time.
This Web site offers visitors short definitions for technical terminology such as, for example, cable modem.
The question whether libraries provide clarification of terminology used in the instructions for online users of their catalogs presented itself when, in preparation for a freshman orientation program, I thoroughly examined nine Web tutorials to which students could link when searching their university library's catalog (Weinberg, 1999).
Variable terminology and strange or unique Anglo-Saxon entries aside, the prime value of Pelteret's book, besides the simple collocation and dissection of the data bearing on early-medieval servitude, is to show the gradual coalescence of the unfree strata in the older Anglo-Saxon society with segments of the free 'laboring' strata, all moving toward what we eventually have to call serfdom--the serf defined as personally free yet tied to the estate, or manor, in some way.
We are trying to come up with accepted terminology to be embraced across all ag Web sites," says Jim McGough, business manager for Successful Farming's @griculture Online[TM] (www.