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SNOMED CT(Systematized Nomenclature Of MEDicine Clinical Terms) A comprehensive classification of medical clinical terminology. Administered by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), SNOMED CT contains more than 300,000 numerical medical designations used worldwide by physicians and providers to exchange health information. See ICD, LOINC and healthcare IT.
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London -- September 03, 2019 (PPI-OT) / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan: Following is the text of press release issued by SNOMED International
(IHTSDO is now known as SNOMED International
.) In general, it was found that overlapping concepts were 1.89 times more likely to be in error than nonoverlapping concepts (55% versus 29%) .
A former leader of the healthcare practice at Alliance Consulting and SNOMED International
, Donnelly has also served as an executive with the College of American Pathologists.
Elevitch, M.D., chair of SNOMED International
The adoption of SNOMED-CT as the Consolidated Health Informatics initiative and license agreement between the National Library of Medicine and SNOMED International
position it as the clinical language of medicine in the U.S.