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Standardising Traditional Medicine information using SNOMED CT - Part 2: Chinese Traditional Medicine
20Sep

Standardising Traditional Medicine information using SNOMED CT - Part 2: Chinese Traditional Medicine

We recently created an article about the value of standardising Traditional Indian Medicine for use in electronic [...]

Celebrating India’s Traditional Medicine & Culture — using SNOMED CT
12Aug

Celebrating India’s Traditional Medicine & Culture — using SNOMED CT

I will admit, growing up in India and training to be a doctor in one of India premier medical school ( #jipmer [...]

Why calling an `Apple`​ an apple isn’t enough – why we need SNOMED CT to break down #DataSilos
26Jul

Why calling an `Apple`​ an apple isn’t enough – why we need SNOMED CT to break down #DataSilos

This article is part of our `Data Standards 101` series, where we discuss common themes we come across as a team of [...]

International Patient Summary Terminology — Why, what and how
12Jul

International Patient Summary Terminology — Why, what and how

The International Patient Summary (IPS) is a minimal and non-exhaustive set of basic clinical data of a patient, [...]

Why are SNOMED CT codes (Identifiers) meaningless numbers?
06Jul

Why are SNOMED CT codes (Identifiers) meaningless numbers?

As a team of terminology and informatics experts supporting legacy systems (and their migration), we often come [...]

SNOMED CT: An Introduction — Part 2
09Jun

SNOMED CT: An Introduction — Part 2

Continuing from the SNOMED CT: An Introduction — Part 1 article, let’s now talk about how SNOMED CT represents [...]

SNOMED CT: An Introduction — Part 1
27May

SNOMED CT: An Introduction — Part 1

SNOMED CT (Systematised Nomenclature of Medicine — Clinical Terms) is a standardised, multilingual vocabulary of [...]

The Search for a Single Interoperable Ontology For Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
17May

The Search for a Single Interoperable Ontology For Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

SNOMED International’s E2O Project — Transmuting Evaluation Procedures Into Observables In SNOMED [...]

Implementing Laboratory Medicine (Pathology) Standards
16Feb

Implementing Laboratory Medicine (Pathology) Standards

Laboratory Medicine (or Pathology) in the UK has been a challenging area for standards for a long time When I took on [...]

SNOMED CT in Lab Medicine – building the `Community PaLM Extension` on the Unified Test List
09Dec

SNOMED CT in Lab Medicine – building the `Community PaLM Extension` on the Unified Test List

As some of you know from my previous posts, my journey in Lab Medicine started with leading England’s national [...]