systematized nomenclature of medicine
Summary: Controlled vocabulary of clinical terms produced by the College of American Pathologists.
Publications223 found, 100 shown here
- Evaluation of the content coverage of SNOMED CT: ability of SNOMED clinical terms to represent clinical problem listsPeter L Elkin
Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905 USA
Mayo Clin Proc 81:741-8. 2006To evaluate the ability of SNOMED CT (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms) version 1.0 to represent the most common problems seen at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
- In defense of the DesiderataJames J Cimino
Department of Biomedical Informatic, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Biomed Inform 39:299-306. 2006..To that end, additional Desiderata are defined that deal with the purpose, rather than the structure, of controlled medical terminologies...
- Integration of tools for binding archetypes to SNOMED CTErik Sundvall
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Linkoping University, 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:S7. 2008..This paper presents an archetype editor with support for manual or semi-automatic creation of bindings between archetypes and terminology systems...
- Codes, classifications, terminologies and nomenclatures: definition, development and application in practiceSimon de Lusignan
Primary Care Informatics, Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Inform Prim Care 13:65-70. 2005..The Working Group wishes to encourage shared definitions and an understanding of the practical application of structured data to improve quality in clinical practice...
- Forty years of SNOMED: a literature reviewRonald Cornet
Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Centre, Universiteit van Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:S2. 2008..The aim of this paper is to investigate this by providing an overview of published studies in which a version of SNOMED was studied or applied...
- Measures of semantic similarity and relatedness in the biomedical domainTed Pedersen
Department of Computer Science, 1114 Kirby Drive, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN 55812, USA
J Biomed Inform 40:288-99. 2007..We conclude that there is a role both for more flexible measures of relatedness based on information derived from corpora, as well as for measures that rely on existing ontological structures...
- Development and evaluation of methods for structured recording of heart murmur findings using SNOMED-CT post-coordinationJulie M Green
Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:321-33. 2006..This study evaluated an existing SNOMED-CT model for structured recording of heart murmur findings and compared it to a concept-dependent attributes model using content from SNOMED-CT...
- Will Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms improve our understanding of the disease burden posed by allergic disorders?C R Simpson
Department of General Practice and Primary Care, Primary Care Clinical Informatics Unit, The University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Clin Exp Allergy 37:1586-93. 2007..Greater granularity of coding can be achieved by using the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) system, which will be adopted by several countries including the United ..
- Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms direction and its implications on critical careReza Shahpori
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Crit Care 25:364.e1-9. 2010The aim of this study was to describe the new advancements in Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) terminology and its applicability to critical care documentation.
- Systematized nomenclature of medicine clinical terms (SNOMED CT) to represent computed tomography proceduresThuppahi Sisira De Silva
Clinical Information Programs, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, 70 O Leary Avenue, St John s, NL, Canada
Comput Methods Programs Biomed 101:324-9. 2011To evaluate the ability of systematized nomenclature of medicine clinical terms (SNOMED CT) to represent computed tomography procedures in computed tomography dictionaries used in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.
- A model for evaluating interface terminologiesS Trent Rosenbloom
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:65-76. 2008..The authors present a model for evaluating functional utility of interface terminologies based on these intended uses...
- A case report: using SNOMED CT for grouping Adverse Drug Reactions TermsIulian Alecu
Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, INSERM, U729, SPIM, Paris, 75006 France
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:S4. 2008..This strategy is successful for grouping the WHO-ART terms present in most MedDRA SSCs. However the strategy failed when SSC were organized on other basis than taxonomy...
- The semantics of procedures and diseases in SNOMED CTS Schulz
Department of Medical Informatics, Freiburg University, Germany
Methods Inf Med 45:354-8. 2006..In this article, we analyze a special encoding scheme for diseases and procedures in SNOMED CT, the so-called relationship groups (RGs), which had been devised to avoid ambiguities in definitions...
- Integrating SNOMED CT into the UMLS: an exploration of different views of synonymy and quality of editingKin Wah Fung
National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:486-94. 2005..The aim of this study was to investigate the quality of human judgment of synonymy...
- From concepts to clinical reality: an essay on the benchmarking of biomedical terminologiesBarry Smith
Department of Philosophy and National Center for Biomedical Ontology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
J Biomed Inform 39:288-98. 2006..We conclude by outlining ways in which the framework thus defined might be exploited for purposes of diagnostic decision-support...
- Heterogeneous but "standard" coding systems for adverse events: Issues in achieving interoperability between apples and orangesRachel L Richesson
University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 29:635-45. 2008..Three different data standards - the Medical Dictionary for Regulatory Activities (MedDRA) and the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) terminologies, and Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events (..
- Mapping of the WHO-ART terminology on Snomed CT to improve grouping of related adverse drug reactionsIulian Alecu
INSERM U729, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Paris, France
Stud Health Technol Inform 124:833-8. 2006..We plan to improve our method in order to retrieve associative relations between WHO-ART terms...
- Interactive visualization and navigation of complex terminology systems, exemplified by SNOMED CTErik Sundvall
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Linkopings Universitet, Sweden
Stud Health Technol Inform 124:851-6. 2006....
- Coordinating SNOMED-CT and ICD-10Sue Bowman
J AHIMA 76:60-1. 2005
- Evaluation of the content coverage of SNOMED CT representing ICNP seven-axis version 1 conceptsH A Park
College of Nursing, Seoul National University, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 799, South Korea
Methods Inf Med 50:472-8. 2011The purpose of this study is to evaluate the ability of SNOMED CT (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms) to represent the concepts of the ICNP version 1--the seven-axis model.
- A method for encoding clinical datasets with SNOMED CTDennis H Lee
School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Human and Social Development Building A202, Victoria, BC V8P 5C2, Canada
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:53. 2010..This paper describes a heuristic method that can be used to encode clinical terms in SNOMED CT and an illustration of how it was applied to encode an existing palliative care dataset...
- Standard terminology helps advance EHRMichelle Dougherty
J AHIMA 74:59-60. 2003
- Automated enhancement of description logic-defined terminologies to facilitate mapping to ICD9-CMP L Elkin
Laboratory of BioMedical Informatics, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Foundation, Baldwin 4B, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905 0002, USA
J Biomed Inform 35:281-8. 2002..We also provide an explicit representation of the implied semantics of ICD9-CM. This tabulation will be useful for other knowledge engineering efforts involving ICD9-CM...
- Implications of SNOMED CT versioningDennis Lee
School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
Int J Med Inform 80:442-53. 2011To determine the changes each Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) release undergoes and the implications of those changes.
- CLICSIG report: issues around compositional terminologies, SNOMED-CT in particularIan Herbert
Inform Prim Care 15:193-7. 2007
- Why do it the hard way? The case for an expressive description logic for SNOMEDAlan L Rector
University of Manchester, School of Computer Science, Manchester, UK
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:744-51. 2008..The use of a more expressive language would bring major benefits including a uniform structure for context and negation. The result would be easier to use and would simplify developing software and formulating queries...
- Mapping OpenSDE domain models to SNOMED CT. Applied to the domain of cardiovascular diseaseZhu Min
Department of Medical Infomatics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Methods Inf Med 45:4-9. 2006..To explore the strengths and pitfalls of mapping structured EPR (electronic patient record) terms (OpenSDE) to SNOMED codes...
- Using SNOMED CT as a reference terminology to cross map two highly pre-coordinated classification systemsSteven H Brown
Department of Veterans Affairs, United States of America
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:636-9. 2007..001). We conclude that SNOMED CT can be a useful adjunct to direct mapping between administrative classifications...
- SNOMED-CT: The advanced terminology and coding system for eHealthKevin Donnelly
SNOMED International, College of American Pathologists, Northfield, Illinois, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 121:279-90. 2006..For example, it will help reduce medication-prescribing errors, which are currently known to kill or injure many citizens. It will also reduce clinical administration effort and the overall costs of healthcare...
- Coding of thoughts, words and thingsMadonna Kemp
National Centre for Classification in Health, School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, QLD 4059, Australia
HIM J 34:54-6. 2005..Also examined is the effect that a person's background and past experience has on their understanding and interpretation of clinical terms and how this results in inconsistent "world views"...
- Thompson challenges healthcare industry at first NHII conferenceDan Rode
J AHIMA 74:14, 16-7. 2003
- Information technology. Help is on the wayGina Rollins
Hosp Health Netw 77:24-5. 2003
- The American Academy of Ophthalmology adopts SNOMED CT as its official clinical terminologyH Dunbar Hoskins
Ophthalmology 115:225-6. 2008
- Inter-patient distance metrics using SNOMED CT defining relationshipsGenevieve B Melton
Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Biomed Inform 39:697-705. 2006..Ontology and information content principles may be potentially helpful tools for similarity metric development...
- Introduction of enhancement technologies into the intensive care service, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, SydneyAngela Ryan
Intensive Care Service, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia
HIM J 37:40-5. 2008..Both systems went live in October 2007, and this report summarises the background, purpose, and progress thus far...
- A scale-free network view of the UMLS to learn terminology translationsChintan O Patel
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:689-93. 2007..A hub-driven traversal strategy provides a promising approach to generate high quality cross-terminology translations from the UMLS...
- Using SNOMED CT codes for coding information in electronic health records for stroke patientsJudith van der Kooij
Acquest, Koudekerk aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Stud Health Technol Inform 124:815-23. 2006..Partly this is due to the fact that SNOMED CT has the option to request unique codes for new concepts, and is currently working on scale representation...
- Structured documentationDaniel J Zinder
Medical Corps, United States Navy, 22nd Street North, Arlington, VA 22205, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 35:1211-21. 2002..Understanding the basic principles of structured documentation and defining the use of the structured data within a practice allows an organization to select a tool that most closely fits its needs...
- A practical approach to advanced terminology services in health information systemsMaria Laura Gambarte
Medical Informatics Department, Hospital Italiano of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:621-5. 2007..Clinical data entered at any place of the institution and level of care, is represented uniformly through the whole health information system...
- Practical issues in using SNOMED CT as a reference terminologySenthil K Nachimuthu
Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:640-4. 2007....
- Creation and evaluation of a terminology server for the interactive coding of discharge summariesHernan Navas
Department of Medical Informatics, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:650-4. 2007..The new system had good acceptance from the users who ranked it high using QUIS (Questionnaire for User Interaction Satisfaction) and the auto codification rate improved from 61.5% to 88.39%...
- Health care terminology for the electronic eraRobert J G Chalmers
Mayo Clin Proc 81:729-31. 2006
- Semantic issues in integrating data from different models to achieve data interoperabilityRahil Qamar
Medical Informatics Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:674-8. 2007..However, the paper also stresses that the context and semantics of the data in either model should be taken into consideration at all times to increase the chances of true positives and reduce the occurrence of false negatives...
- A formal representation for messages containing compositional expressionsPeter L Elkin
Mayo Clinic, Baldwin 4B, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Int J Med Inform 71:89-102. 2003..In addition, we advocate transmitting the upward transitive closure of subsumption of all concepts, to improve comparability of data and to decrease reliance on locally stored versions of the underlying reference terminology...
- An evaluation of the usefulness of two terminology models for integrating nursing diagnosis concepts into SNOMED Clinical TermsS Bakken
Department of Medical Informatics, School of Nursing, Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, Mailbox 6, New York, NY, USA
Int J Med Inform 68:71-7. 2002..We evaluated the usefulness of two models for integrating nursing diagnosis concepts into SNOMED Clinical Terms (CT)...
- Investigating subsumption in SNOMED CT: an exploration into large description logic-based biomedical terminologiesOlivier Bodenreider
U S National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Artif Intell Med 39:183-95. 2007..The objective of this paper is to study the degree to which one DL-based biomedical terminology (SNOMED CT) does indeed comply with such principles...
- Data sharing on the horizonLynn Wagner
Provider 30:20-4, 26-7, 30-1 passim. 2004
- A version management system for SNOMED CTJosef Ingenerf
Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Luebeck, Luebeck, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:827-32. 2008..Several functions for qualitative and quantitative comparisons of subtrees of interest are extended by accessing external software systems...
- Managing care pathways combining SNOMED CT, archetypes and an electronic guideline systemKnut Bernstein
MEDIQ Medical Informatics and Quality Management, Denmark
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:353-8. 2008..The proposal also includes the use of a National Patient Index for storing data about the patient's position in the pathway and for sharing this information by all involved parties...
- The benefits of using SNOMED CT and LOINC in assessment instrumentsRita A Scichilone
J AHIMA 79:56-7. 2008
- Redundancy in a computer-generated order list: meeting the needs of nurses at various levels of practice expertiseLorrie K Roemer
University of Utah College of Nursing, Medical Informatics, Intermountain Health Care, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84120, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 23:73-82; quiz 83-4. 2005..Orders were then grouped by related system or function for readability. It is possible to automate the removal of duplicate and overlapping orders from an order list before display to the nurse...
- Representation of disorders of the newborn infant by SNOMED CTAndrew G James
Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:833-8. 2008..Nearly 50% of these SNOMED CT concepts have one or more synonyms. SNOMED CT provides structured representation for the majority of this set of terms that are used for disorders of the newborn infant...
- Automating terminological networks to link heterogeneous biomedical databasesXiaoyan Wang
Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street VC5, New York, NY 10032, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:555-9. 2004..Taken together, our conclusion may suggest the combined manual and automated terminology networks could offer recall and precision in an incremental manner..
- A controlled trial of automated classification of negation from clinical notesPeter L Elkin
Department of Medicine, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:13. 2005..Also to perform a failure analysis to identify the causes of poorly identified negation (i.e. Missed Conceptual Representation, Inaccurate Conceptual Representation, Missed Negation, Inaccurate identification of Negation)...
- The promise of ICD-10-CMLinda Kloss
American Health Information Management Association, Chicago, USA
Health Manag Technol 26:48, 47. 2005
- Using a terminology server and consumer search phrases to help patients find physicians with particular expertiseCurtis L Cole
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue A123, New York, NY 10021, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:492-6. 2004..To design and implement a real world application using a terminology server to assist patients and physicians who use common language search terms to find specialist physicians with a particular clinical expertise...
- Kaiser Permanente's Convergent Medical TerminologyRobert H Dolin
Kaiser Permanente CMT Team, Kaiser Permanente HealthConnect, 5 Centerpointe Drive, La Palma, CA 90623, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:346-50. 2004..KP has learned to exploit that terminology in ways that are clinician-acceptable and that provide powerful options for data analysis and reporting...
- Biosurveillance evaluation of SNOMED CT's terminology (BEST Trial): coverage of chief complaintsPeter L Elkin
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:797-802. 2008....
- Desiderata for domain reference ontologies in biomedicineAnita Burgun
EA 3888, Faculte de Medecine, IFR 140, Universite de Rennes I, France
J Biomed Inform 39:307-13. 2006..We suggest five desirable characteristics for reference ontologies: good lexical coverage, good coverage in terms of relations, compatibility with standards, modularity, and ability to represent variation in reality...
- Strategies for referent tracking in electronic health recordsWerner Ceusters
European Centre for Ontological Research, Univerisität des Saarlandes, Postfach 151150, D 66041 Saarbrucken, Germany
J Biomed Inform 39:362-78. 2006....
- Design principles of DOLCE-based formal representation of ICD10Gergely Héja
National Institute for Strategic Health Research, Budapest, Hungary
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:821-6. 2008..The ontology is represented in OWL 1.0 in a modularised way. The transformation of the previous GALEN-based representation to the same conceptual system is also under way...
- Detailed clinical models for sharable, executable guidelinesCraig G Parker
Intermountain Health Care, 4646 W Lake Park Boulevard, Salt Lake City, UT 84120, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:145-8. 2004..In addition, common detailed clinical models are needed to give precise semantics and to make the task of mapping between models manageable. We discuss the experience of the SAGE project related to detailed clinical models...
- Medical informatics standards applicable to emergency department information systems: making sense of the jumbleKevin M Coonan
University of Utah School of Medicine, 30 North Medical Dr, Room AB193, Salt Lake City UT 84132, USA
Acad Emerg Med 11:1198-205. 2004..of the National Library of Medicine have made the patient medical record information standards (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine [SNOMED], Logical Observation Identifiers, Names, and Codes [LOINC], RxNorm) easily accessible...
- Adequacy of evolving national standardized terminologies for interdisciplinary coded concepts in an automated clinical pathwayPatricia C Dykes
Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Biomed Inform 36:313-25. 2003....
- Representation of ophthalmology concepts by electronic systems: adequacy of controlled medical terminologiesMichael F Chiang
Department of Ophthalmology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
Ophthalmology 112:175-83. 2005..of Diseases 9, Clinical Modification [ICD9-CM]; Current Procedural Terminology 4 [CPT-4]; Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine, Clinical Terms [SNOMED-CT]; Logical Identifiers, Names, and Codes [LOINC]; Medical Entities ..
- Mapping clinical phenotype data elements to standardized metadata repositories and controlled terminologies: the eMERGE Network experienceJyotishman Pathak
Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:376-86. 2011....
- Electronic laboratory reporting for the infectious diseases physician and clinical microbiologistRebecca Wurtz
Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Clin Infect Dis 40:1638-43. 2005..Over the next 5-10 years, almost all CDR will move to the internet...
- Development of a prototype personal digital assistant-decision support system for the management of adult obesityNam Ju Lee
Columbia University School of Nursing, 617 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Int J Med Inform 76:S281-92. 2007..The purpose of this study was to develop a prototype personal digital assistant-decision support system (PDA-DSS) based on a clinical practice guideline (CPG) for the management of obesity...
- COST Action "EuroTelepath": digital pathology integration in electronic health record, including primary care centresMarcial Garcia Rojo
Pathology Department, Hospital General de Ciudad Real, Ciudad Real, Spain
Diagn Pathol 6:S6. 2011..Fostering use of medical informatics standards and adapting them to current needs is needed to manage efficiently extremely large medical images, like digital slide files...
- Unusual presentation of anaplastic large cell lymphoma with clinical course mimicking fever of unknown origin and sepsis: autopsy study of five casesMarina B Mosunjac
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Room CG 42, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Croat Med J 49:660-8. 2008..To describe a subset of cases with the unusual clinical and histomorphological presentation of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) mimicking fever of unknown origin (FUO) and sepsis...
- Unified medical language system coverage of emergency-medicine chief complaintsDebbie A Travers
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Acad Emerg Med 13:1319-23. 2006..There is no widely used ED CC vocabulary, but experts have suggested evaluation of existing health-care vocabularies for ED CC...
- Primary leiomyosarcoma of the pancreas: study of 9 cases and review of literatureHongying Zhang
Department of Pathology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Am J Surg Pathol 34:1849-56. 2010..English-language medical literature reports 29 cases as single cases or small series. A systematized nomenclature of medicine (SNOMED) search of Mayo Clinic surgical pathology files from 1994 to 2006 identified 22 primary ..
- Bridging radiology and public health: the emerging field of radiologic public health informaticsDaniel J Mollura
Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 5:174-81. 2008..The backbone for this integration is through informatics projects such as Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms and RadLex constructing terminology libraries and ontologies, as well as algorithms ..
- Frequency of benign and preinvasive breast diseasesFadwa J Altaf
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, King Khalid National Guard Hospital, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Med J 25:493-7. 2004....
- PCCR: Pancreatic Cancer Collaborative RegistrySimon Sherman
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
Cancer Inform 10:83-91. 2011..The PCCR controlled vocabulary is harmonized with the NCI Thesaurus (NCIt) or Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT)...
- Tumor taxonomy for the developmental lineage classification of neoplasmsJules J Berman
Cancer Diagnosis Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, USA
BMC Cancer 4:88. 2004..A taxonomy is a list of the instances that populate a classification. The taxonomy of neoplasia attempts to list every known term for every known tumor of man...
- Patient safety incidents involving neuromuscular blockade: analysis of the UK National Reporting and Learning System data from 2006 to 2008J Arnot-Smith
Royal Bolton Hospital Foundation Trust, Bolton, UK
Anaesthesia 65:1106-13. 2010..We make recommendations to reduce human error in the use of neuromuscular blocking agents and on future incident reporting in anaesthesia...
- Assisting the translation of SNOMED CT into French using UMLS and four representative French-language terminologiesMichel Joubert
LERTIM, Faculty of Medicine, University of Aix Marseille II, Marseille, France
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:291-5. 2009..In this way, we measured the number of SNOMED CT concepts to be found in French-language terminologies...
- Developing a national emergency department data reference set based on SNOMED CTDavid P Hansen
Australian E Health Research Centre, CSIRO ICT Centre, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Med J Aust 194:S8-10. 2011..The National E-Health Transition Authority is introducing a standard clinical terminology, the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine--Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT), as one of the building blocks of an e-health infrastructure in ..
- Are posttraumatic stress disorder mental health terms found in SNOMED-CT medical terminologyBrett Trusko
Center for Biomedical Informatics, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Trauma Stress 23:794-801. 2010The authors sought to evaluate how well the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine-Clinical Terms (SNOMED-CT) controlled vocabulary represents terms commonly used clinically when documenting posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
- Implementing description-logic rules for SNOMED-CT attributes through a table-driven approachPrakash M Nadkarni
Center for Health Research, Geisinger Health Systems, Danville, Pennsylvania 17821, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:182-4. 2010..This approach, which is tailored to database implementations, is computationally efficient and allows new attribute-definition rules to be created as data while needing minimal or no code modification...
- Looking for Anemia (and Other Disorders) in SNOMED CT: Comparison of Three Approaches and Practical ImplicationsFleur Mougin
LESIM, INSERM U897, ISPED, University Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, France
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:527-31. 2010..Finally, we draw practical implications from our findings for SNOMED CT users and developers...
- LexGrid: a framework for representing, storing, and querying biomedical terminologies from simple to sublimeJyotishman Pathak
Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Mayo Clinic, 200 1 Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:305-15. 2009..resources such as the NCI Thesaurus (NCIT), International Classification of Diseases (ICD), Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED), Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), and Gene Ontology (GO) have been developed and ..
- An ontology-based measure to compute semantic similarity in biomedicineMontserrat Batet
Intelligent Technologies for Advanced Knowledge Acquisition Research Group, Departament d Enginyeria Informàtica i Matemàtiques, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain
J Biomed Inform 44:118-25. 2011..The correlation between the results of the evaluated measures and the human experts' ratings shows that our proposal outperforms most of the previous measures avoiding, at the same time, some of their limitations...
- Nomenclature for congenital and paediatric cardiac disease: historical perspectives and The International Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac CodeRodney C G Franklin
Paediatric Cardiology Directorate, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, Harefield, Middlesex, United Kingdom
Cardiol Young 18:70-80. 2008..the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation, who are the owners of the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine or "SNOMED"...
- Intelligent clinical decision support systems based on SNOMED CTEwelina Ciolko
Faculty of Health Science, University of Ontario Institute of Technology 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa, Canada
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:6781-4. 2010..Through a high level comparison of many AI methods it is found that a TAN-Bayesian method could be the most suitable to apply to SNOMED CT data...
- SNOMED-encoded surgical pathology databases: a tool for epidemiologic investigationJ J Berman
Department of Pathology, Baltimore Veterans Administration Medical Center, MD 21201 1524, USA
Mod Pathol 9:944-50. 1996..The original intent of the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED) was to prepare population-based disease data from pathology reports, but no such studies ..
- [Intelligent telemedicine in intensive care units. Bed-side operation of medical technology devices and IT in intensive care medicine]R Rohrig
Universitätsklinikum Giessen und Marburg GmbH Standort Giessen, Giessen, BRD
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 52:279-86. 2009....
- Biomedical vocabularies--the demand for differentiationJosef Ingenerf
Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Lubeck, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:610-5. 2007..As a side-effect, this paper may contribute to the meta-terminology in this field of medical terminology...
- Harmonizing clinical terminologies: driving interoperability in healthcareRussell A Hamm
Mayo Clinic, Division of Biomedical Informatics, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:660-3. 2007..In this paper, we propose a combination of methods and standards that target the harmonization of clinical terminologies and encourage sustainable, interoperable infrastructure for healthcare...
- Views of diagnosis distribution in primary care in 2.5 million encounters in Stockholm: a comparison between ICD-10 and SNOMED CTAnna Vikström
Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
Inform Prim Care 18:17-29. 2010..A poly-hierarchical system supports the representation and aggregation of healthcare data on the basis of specific medical aspects and various levels of clinical detail...
- Throw the bath water out, keep the baby: keeping medically-relevant terms for text miningJay Jarman
James A Haley VAMC, Tampa, FL
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:336-40. 2010..Logistic regression models were built from the results, with the extracted concept model performing slightly better than the complete note model...
- Visualization of disease distribution with SNOMED CT and ICD-10Mikael Nyström
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Linkoping University, Sweden
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:1100-3. 2010..Implications of the proposed method for enriching a traditional classification such as ICD-10 through mappings to SNOMED CT are discussed...
- A Survey of Direct Users and Uses of SNOMED CT: 2010 StatusGai Elhanan
New Jersey Institute of Technology NJIT, Newark, NJ
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:207-11. 2010..Most users are satisfied with the level of content coverage. The results indicate that SNOMED CT has a solid footing in production systems, and that SCT is mostly used for concept searches and clinical coding...
- Using SNOMED CT in combination with MedDRA for reporting signal detection and adverse drug reactions reportingOlivier Bodenreider
National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:45-9. 2009..To investigate the feasibility of using SNOMED CT as an entry point for coding adverse drug reactions and map them automatically to MedDRA for reporting purposes and interoperability with legacy repositories...
- Using SNOMED CT to identify a crossmap between two classification systems: a comparison with an expert-based and a data-driven strategyFerishta Bakhshi-Raiez
Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:1035-9. 2010..Differences in the crossmap results had however no significant influence on the health care outcomes. SNOMED CT can be used as an intermediary to solve the problem of crossmapping between versions of classification systems...
- Mapping ICNP Version 1 concepts to SNOMED CTHyeoun Ae Park
College of Nursing, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:1109-13. 2010..Improvements in ICNP Version 1 in terms of concept naming and definition, and adding missing concepts to the SNOMED CT would lead to greater coverage of the ICNP Version 1 concepts...
- Addressing SNOMED CT implementation challenges through multi-disciplinary collaborationJustin Liu
Health Informatics Research, University Health Network, Toronto ON, Canada
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:981-5. 2010....
- Semantic features of an enterprise interface terminology for SNOMED RTJ R Campbell
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Health Systems Omaha, NE 68198 3331, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 84:82-5. 2001..To evaluate the utility of SNOMED RT in support of a natural language interface for encoding of clinical assessments...
- Using the abstraction network in complement to description logics for quality assurance in biomedical terminologies - a case study in SNOMED CTDuo Wei
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 160:1070-4. 2010..Case study; Two examples of errors are presented in detail (one missing IS-A relation and one duplicate concept). After correction, SNOMED CT is reclassified to ensure that no new inconsistency was introduced...
- Familial risks for nonmedullary thyroid cancerKari Hemminki
Division of Molecular Genetic Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 580, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:5747-53. 2005..Reliable data on familial risks are important for clinical counseling and cancer genetics...
- Methods for generalized ontology terms enrichment analysisNigam Shah; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Enhancing the Biomedical Computing Platform for Pancreatic Cancer ResearchSimon Sherman; Fiscal Year: 2013..with terms from the Cancer Data Standards Repository (caDSR), the NCI Thesaurus (NCIT), and the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT)...
- Continued Development and Evaluation of caTIESRebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2013..This project is important because it will greatly increase the access of researchers to important data and materials while maintaining patient privacy. ..
- Ontology-enhanced Information Retrieval to Improve Clinical PracticeJAMES ASHLEY MCCART; Fiscal Year: 2013..The IR systems will be evaluated using measures derived from precision and recall. The exact Wilcoxon Signed Rank test, a non-parameteric test, will be used to examine all-pair combinations of IR systems for each performance measure. ..
- Taxonomies Supporting Orientation, Navigation and Auditing of TerminologiesYehoshua Perl; Fiscal Year: 2010..Examples include SNOMED CT (the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine - Clinical Terms), the National Cancer Institute Thesaurus (NCIT), Kaiser's Convergent ..
- Testing Evaluation Metrics for Interface TerminologiesSAMUEL ROSENBLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2007..Through this mentored study period, the Principal Investigator will develop research skills and experience to achieve the goal of becoming an independent researcher. ..
- Disease Ontology: An Open Biomedical Ontology for DiseaseLYNN MARIE SCHRIML; Fiscal Year: 2010..The DO project will also validate mappings to standard terminologies containing disease concepts such as UMLS, SNOMED-CT and ICD-9-CM. ..
- Evidence-based Diagnostic Tools for Translational and Clinical Research (eTfor2)Randolph A Miller; Fiscal Year: 2012..The eTfor2 resources should improve the quality and cross-institutional validity of EMR-based translational and clinical studies. ..
- Extracting Semantic Knowledge from Clinical ReportsPATRICK JAMIESON; Fiscal Year: 2009..The methods enabled the creation of two new prototype applications - a SNOMED CT (Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine--Clinical Terms) coding service called SnomedCoder, and a text mining tool for analyzing a large ..
- Realism-based versioning for biomedical ontologiesWerner Ceusters; Fiscal Year: 2009..project will test this hypothesis by applying this novel approach to ontology versioning to the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED) according to the following plan: ...
- Semantic Model of SNOMED as a Bayesian NetworkKurt Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2003..This study will evaluate the semantic network used by the Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED) for use as a KB in a Bayesian DSS to classify rodent liver disorders using clinical ..
- DELIVERY OF THE CGN INFORMATION RESOURCE DATABASEPrakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2006..Informatics assistance will be provided to the individual nodes to assist the task of data exchange, and when necessary, to assist the design of local data collection systems. ..
- A Framework Based Clinical Documentation Evaluation MethodSAMUEL T ROSENBLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed project will transition the PI from his current National Library of Medicine supported period of career development to an independent informatics investigator. ..
- DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PHARMACOGENETIC DATABASEPrakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2002..Informatics assistance will be provided to the individual nodes to assist the task of data exchange, and when necessary, to assist the design of local data collection systems. ..
- ROBUST QUERY OF HETEROGENEOUS CLINICAL DATABASESPrakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2002..In particular, research will be performed on utilization of newer database technologies, such as new indexing methods, as well as parallel database implementations. ..
- IMMUNOGENIC TUMOR ASSOCIATED MUCIN PEPTIDESSimon Sherman; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Biomedical Computing Tools for Pancreatic Cancer Res.Simon Sherman; Fiscal Year: 2007..The IBCT to be developed in this project can also be used as an infrastructural foundation for research of other types of cancer and chronic diseases. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Controlled Vocabulary Design for Clinical ApplicationsPeter Elkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..g., implementation of guidelines), education of future clinicians (e.g., information acquisition techniques) and research (e.g., outcomes research) toward the evidence-based practice of medicine. ..
- SYSTEMATIC COMBINATION OF ANATOMY AND NOMENCLATUREJonathan Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Biosurveillance Utilizing SNOMED-CT Based Natural Language ProcessingPeter Elkin; Fiscal Year: 2007..The fruits of this research will assist our national initiatives to pave the way toward a safe and effective BioSecure biosurveillance solution. ..
- LATENT SEMANTIC INDEXING IN SUPPORT OF DATA RETRIEVALCHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2001..We commit these activities to remain compliant with emerging standards for medical concept representation arising from the Canon efforts and the standardization processes at ANSI-HISPP, CEN TC251 and the CPRI initiatives. ..
- Intelligent Data Storage ResourceCHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Centralizing such access to a secure data warehouse ensures our continued commitment to patient confidentiality and compliance with federal and state regulations. ..
- Development and Evaluation of Terminology ServicesCHRISTOPHER CHUTE; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Epidemiology and Incidence of Barrett's EsophagusDOUGLAS ALLEN CORLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed study explores how hormones associated with body fat may change the way the body heals after an injury, and increase the risk of cells developing precancerous changes. ..
- Telemedical Diagnosis of Retinopathy of PrematurityMichael Chiang; Fiscal Year: 2007..Columbia University has a strong existing framework in medical information systems, telemedicine, and public health, which will be leveraged to complete this training and research program successfully. ..
- Mediated Integration of Neuroscience ResourcesLuis Marenco; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..