362 Social problems of and services to groups of people

Healthcare Provider Taxonomy Code Set

"The Healthcare Provider Taxonomy Code Set is a hierarchical code set that consists of codes, descriptions, and definitions. Healthcare Provider Taxonomy Codes are designed to categorize the type, classification, and/or specialization of health care providers. The Code Set consists of two sections: Individuals and Groups of Individuals, and Non-Individuals. The Code Set is updated twice a year, effective April 1 and October 1.

Λεξικό για το αλκοόλ και τις λοιπές ψυχοδραστικές ουσίες

"Σκοπός του Λεξικού είναι να δώσει μια σειρά ορισμών για όρους που αναφέρονται στα οινοπνευματώδη ποτά, στον καπνό και άλλες ψυχοδραστικές ουσίες. Οι ορισμοί αυτοί θα είναι χρήσιμοι για κλινικούς, διοικητικά στελέχη, ερευνητές και άλλους ενδιαφερόμενους στο συγκεκριμένο τομέα. Είναι επεξηγηματικοί ορισμοί, που περιγράφουν τις ψυχοδραστικές επιδράσεις, τη συμπτωματολογία, τις συνέπειες και τις θεραπευτικές ενδείξεις. Δίνονται για κάθε γενικής κατηγορίας ψυχοδραστικά φάρμακα και για μερικά συναφών κατηγοριών.

IWRF Functional Classification System

"Wheelchair Rugby, with roots in wheelchair basketball and ice hockey, began in Canada in the 1970s as a counterpart to wheelchair basketball for persons with tetraplegia or tetra-equivalent function. The first classification system was medically based and there were three classes, largely determined by medical diagnosis and level of spinal cord injury. In 1991, the system was changed to a functional classification system unique to the sport of wheelchair rugby.

Incluseum Metadata Schema

"Over the last three years of our work with the Incluseum, we’ve thought, written, and talked extensively of the power of words. (...) Working through the medium of the blog, however, we became dissatisfied with our ad-hoc and fractured way of organizing content. In other words, related content has not been systematically categorized and labelled as to make their relations visible. Moreover, we were concerned that our simple buckets (e.g., 'race/racism', 'gender', etc.) did not accurately capture how we wanted to be referring to the content in our blogposts.

Child Abuse and Neglect Thesaurus

"The thesaurus contains approximately 4,000 terms used in indexing material for the National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect. It is explained that the descriptor compilation was first developed in 1975 from existing thesauri and dictionaries. Descriptors are arranged in alphabetic, permuted and group displays, and listings include references to broader, narrower and related terms."

Thesaurus Centre Intégré de Gestion de l'Information

"Le Centre intégré de gestion de l'information (CIGI) est centre de documentation unique spécialisé en déficience physique accessible à distance. Son importante collection, comprend près de 4500 documents et 200 périodiques."

"The Integrated Center for Information Management (CIGI) is a unique documentation center specializing in physical disability accessible from a distance. Its extensive collection includes nearly 4,500 documents and 200 periodicals."

Gross Motor Function Classification System

"The Gross Motor Function Classification System (GMFCS) is a 5 level classification system that describes the gross motor function of children and youth with cerebral palsy on the basis of their self-initiated movement with particular emphasis on sitting, walking, and wheeled mobility. Distinctions between levels are based on functional abilities, the need for assistive technology, including hand-held mobility devices (walkers, crutches, or canes) or wheeled mobility, and to a much lesser extent, quality of movement.