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Clinical Terminologies in the NHS: SNOMED CT and dm+d

Spiers, Ian, Goulding, Jo and Arrowsmith, Ian (2017) Clinical Terminologies in the NHS: SNOMED CT and dm+d. British Journal of Pharmacy, 2 (1). ISSN 2058-8356

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Abstract

Clinical terminologies are fundamental to the successful recording of clinical data within Electronic Health Record systems and are important in enabling the sharing of data between systems. An overview of the structure and benefits of the international terminology SNOMED CT and the NHS dictionary of medicines and devices (dm+d) are described. Also discussed is a history of clinical terminologies used within the NHS.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Terminology, SNOMED CT, dm+d, NHS
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RS Pharmacy and materia medica
Schools: School of Applied Sciences
Depositing User: Megan Taylor
Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2017 10:35
Last Modified: 21 Nov 2017 10:30
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/32388

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