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Army Medical Library Classification Medicine "The Classification covers the field of medicine and its related sciences...
Medical and Health Related Sciences Thesaurus "The Medical and Health Related Sciences Thesaurus is the list of indexing terms developed and maintained as an integral component of CRISP (Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects), a comprehensive system furnishing scientific data on all research projects supported by the Public Health Services...
Thesaurus Library of the Center for Health and Social Services of Laval "The library is a major player in the acquisition and sharing of knowledge...
Global Medical Device Nomenclature "The Global Medical Device Nomenclature (GMDN) is a system of internationally agreed generic descriptors used to identify all medical device products...
Hospital System Classification System "The hospital system classification system (SKS) consists of several thousand codes that are used to provide structured information to different information systems...
Omaha System "Consists of three relational, reliable, and valid components designed to be used together: Problem Classification Scheme (client assessment); Intervention Scheme (care plans and services); Problem Rating Scale for Outcomes (client change/evaluation)...
Clinical Care Classification System "The Clinical Care Classification (CCC) System (...) provides a standardized framework and a unique coding structure for assessing, documenting, and classifying patient care by nurses and other clinical professionals in any health care setting...
NIA Glossary of Clinical Research Terms Glossary of the National Institute on Aging about Clinical Research Terms....
Vocabulary of Health "This vocabulary is part of a collection of thematic vocabularies published by the General Delegation for the French Language and the Languages ​​of France, under the French Language Enrichment Device...
Terminology health sciences "The health sciences terminology presented in a single product from thirteen dictionaries terminology related to medical science and pharmacology, TERMCAT made by or with the advice and published in the collection Online dictionaries...
Encyclopedic dictionary of medicine "Encyclopedic Dictionary of Medicine (DEMCAT)...
Multilingual Vocabulary of AIDS "This dictionary contains more than 400 terms relating to HIV and AIDS that are commonly used in the healthcare setting...
Dictionary of veterinary medicine and livestock "This dictionary defines and brings together nearly six thousand Catalan terms with the equivalents in Spanish, French and English, pertaining to the thematic areas of pathology and histopathology, pathogens and disease, clinical animal production , reproduction and printing techniques, identification systems, bromatology, veterinary inspection and pets, among others...
Controlled Health Thesaurus "CDC’s Thesaurus is structured around preferred concepts, sourced whenever possible from standard vocabularies, with their associated properties (metadata) in a polyhierarchical framework...
EMA Templates – Names of EU-EEA countries "The EMA (European Medicines Agency) provides information on the linguistic aspects of the product information for a medicine, which includes the summary of product characteristics, labelling and package leaflet...
Classifications of the Partial Library Social and Health Care "A small part of the library's social and health care system is organized according to the previous system of the sub-library, Department IV, Social and Health Care, which is older, only weakly used and therefore outsourced to our closed magazine...
Medical Dictionary - Medical Encyclopedia
Healthcare metadata - DICOM ontology "Ontology for healthcare metadata - especially metadata found in DICOM files (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine, see http://dicom.nema.org/)."...
Health Thesaurus "The 7th edition of the Health Thesaurus has been developed by the Departmental Library for use in all areas of the Department of Health...
Promosanthes "In each microthesaurus, the descriptors are organized in a hierarchical way and represent the semantic organization of a domain...
Universal Medical Device Nomenclature System™ (UMDNS) "Universal Medical Device Nomenclature System™ (UMDNS) is a standard, free of charge, monthly updated, international nomenclature and computer coding system to help you better manage medical devices...
HCRS "The HRCS is a system for classifying and analysing biomedical and health research funding...
Thesaurus of Clinical Signs "This file contains the thesaurus of clinical signs used for indexing rare disorders...
European Union Telematics Controlled Terms "The European Union Telematics Controlled Terms (EUTCT) System is a Community repository and provider of controlled terms in multiple languages for the ongoing exchange of data between information systems and applications throughout the European Medicines Regulatory Network (EMRN)...
Health Education Thesaurus "The thesaurus in health education was developed from version 2 of the BDSP (Public Health Databank) thesaurus used at the National Institute for Prevention and Education for Health and in some education committees This thesaurus BDSP 2 contains 5,200 descriptors and has wide-ranging possibilities for use in areas such as epidemiology, care or health technologies, but it has deficiencies, notably in education for health And Patient Education, in Psychology, Pedagogy and Sociology The Thesaurus in Health Education is a documentary tool gathering all the notions useful to characterize the content of documents in health education."...
Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) The Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) is a compendium of many controlled vocabularies in the biomedical sciences.... API
CAB Thesaurus (CABT) "The CAB Thesaurus is the essential search tool for all users of the CAB ABSTRACTS™ and Global Health databases and related products...
Occupational Safety and Health Thesaurus "The terms are organised hierarchically according to their specificity...
Multilingual European Thesaurus on Health Promotion "1383 terms, 2106 relations between terms, 178 non-preferred terms."...
Product Classification "The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has established classifications for approximately 1,700 different generic types of devices and grouped them into 16 medical specialties referred to as panels...
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...
POPLINE Keyword Guide "The POPLINE Keyword Guide is a compilation of 2,000+ keywords used to index documents represented in the POPLINE database...
American Medical College Application Service Course Classification Guide "Each course in the AMCAS application must be classified strictly on the primary content of the course."...
Public Health Language "The Health Development Agency and England's Public Health Observatories (PHO's) have developed a unified Public Health Language (PHL) [formally known as the National Public Health Language] to facilitate interoperability...
SafetyLit Thesaurus "11006 terms, 534 relations between terms, 2243 non-preferred terms."...
Public Health Thesaurus "This fourth edition consists of 12825 terms, or 7144 descriptors, divided into 57 subdomains (also called 'fields' or 'micro-thesaurus') and 5681 synonyms, or 'non-descriptors', which refer to a valid descriptor The BDSP thesaurus can be freely used in documentation centers or libraries working in the health and social sectors."... API
Thesaurus Care and Welfare "The Thesaurus Care and Welfare: the language of the social domain...
Australian Occupational Health and Safety Thesaurus "The scope of AOHST is to cover concepts relevant to OHS in Australia at national, State and local level...
Health Sciences Descriptors "The concepts that characterize the DeCS vocabulary are organized in a tree structure allowing a search on broader or narrower terms or on all terms from the same tree within the hierarchical structure...
Center for International Rehabilitation Research Information and Exchange Thesaurus "The CIRRIE Thesaurus is an alphabetical listing of approved terms for searching the CIRRIE Database."...
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) "MeSH is the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus...
Health Canada Controlled Subject Vocabulary "The Health Canada Controlled Subject Vocabulary was developed to provide subject access to Health Canada's information resources...
International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health "The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health, known more commonly as ICF, is a classification of health and health-related domains...
International Statistical Classification of Diseases (ICD) "The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is the standard diagnostic tool for epidemiology, health management and clinical purposes...
Global InVitro Diagnostic Classification (EDMA) "An effective product classification system is critical to the functioning of any industry in the knowledge-based markets of today...
National Library of Medicine Classification (NLM ) "The NLM Classification covers the field of medicine and related sciences...
Minimal Anatomy Terminology "The Minimal Anatomy Terminology (MAT) is an OBO format terminology using broader-than relationships designed for annotating and searching tissue-associated data and timelines from organisms...
Ontology for General Medical Science "The Ontology for General Medical Science (OGMS) is an ontology of entities involved in a clinical encounter...
International Classification of Primary Care "ICPC (International Classification of Primary Care) is a clinical coding system...
Genomic Clinical Decision Support Ontology "The Genomic Clinical Decision Support (Genomic CDS) project aims to create and maintain an integrated, ontology-based knowledge base of clinically relevant pharmacogenomic information...
Computer-Based Patient Record Ontology "The (Computer-Based Patient Record) CPR ontology burrows its name from the Institute of Medicine term used to define medical records systems of the future and the important features that distinguish them for EHRs of today...
National Cancer Institute Metathesaurus "NCI Metathesaurus (NCIm) is a wide-ranging biomedical terminology database that covers most terminologies used by NCI for clinical care, translational and basic research, and public information and administrative activities...
Ontology for Biomedical Investigations "The Ontology for Biomedical Investigations (OBI) project is developing an integrated ontology for the description of biological and clinical investigations...
Vocabulary of Health Sciences for Argentina "Based on the DECS vocabulary developed and maintained by the Pan American Health Organization...
Finnish Ontology of Health and Welfare "Tero eli Terveyden ja hyvinvoinnin ontologia on mm...
American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification System "The purpose of the grading system is simply to assess the degree of a patient’s 'sickness' or 'physical state' prior to selecting the anesthetic or prior to performing surgery...