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UMLS Video Learning Resources

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Value Set Authority Center   4 resources 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Updating Value Sets 9 min. Video Tutorial 8/5/2014
Adding Queried Codes to Value Sets 2 min. Video Tutorial 9/22/2014
Importing Multiple Codes Into Value Sets 3 min. Video Tutorial 9/22/2014
Manually Adding Codes to Value Sets 2 min. Video Tutorial 10/3/2014
Semantic MEDLINE   1 resource 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Semantic MEDLINE: A Quick Tourexternal content icon 7 min. Video Tutorial 03/18/2014
SNOMED CT®   7 resources 
US SNOMEDCT Content Request System  6  resources
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Introduction to USCRS 7 min. Video Tutorial 06/01/2014
Types of Requests 5 min. Video Tutorial 06/01/2014
Searching USCRS 4 min. Video Tutorial 06/01/2014
Submitting Requests on USCRS 8 min. Video Tutorial 06/01/2014
USCRS: Submitting Batch Requests 59 min. Webinar 10/07/2011
U.S. SNOMED CT Content Request System (USCRS) 59 min. Webinar 10/03/2011
About SNOMED CT ®  1  resource
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Overview of SNOMED CT International Release, U.S. Extension of SNOMED CT and NLM SNOMED Resourcesexternal content icon 70 min. Webinar 08/21/2011
UMLS License   2 resources 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Appendix 1: UMLS Source Vocabularies 5 min. Video Tutorial 09/23/2011
How to Request a License and Create a UTS Account 5 min. Video Tutorial 07/15/2011
RxNorm   4 resources 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
An Update of RxNorm 55 min. Webinar 09/28/2011
RxNav: Browser and Application Programming Interfaces for Drug Information Sourcesexternal content icon 71 min. Webinar 02/02/2011
RxNorm Update, MyMedicationList, and DailyMed 54 min. Webinar 01/01/2009
RxNorm 36 min. Webinar 02/01/2008
Source Vocabularies   3 resources 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Appendix 1: UMLS Source Vocabularies 5 min. Video Tutorial 09/23/2011
From Source to Metathesaurus Format: New Source Release Documentation 35 min. Webinar 06/09/2010
Processing source vocabularies for representation in the UMLS Metathesaurus 44 min. Webinar 06/25/2009
UMLS Terminology Services (UTS)   4 resources 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Getting Started with UTS API 2.0 in Eclipse 8 min. Video Tutorial 05/13/2013
Installing the UTS API 2.0 3 min. Video Tutorial 11/20/2012
Searching the UTS Metathesaurus Browser 5 min. Video Tutorial 09/23/2011
Understanding Search Results in the UTS Metathesaurus Browser 5 min. Video Tutorial 09/23/2011
Local Installation of UMLS (MetamorphoSys)   14 resources 
Vocabulary Subset Creation  3  resources
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Create a Default Subset 3 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Create a SNOMED CT Only Subset 4 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Create an English Only Subset 4 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Searching and Browsing Your Subset  8  resources
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Cluster Views 2 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Find a Code From a CUI 2 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Highlight Search Results 2 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Search by Code 2 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Limit a Search by Source 3 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
"Refine Search By" Feature 2 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
Restrict Searches and Views Option 7 min. Video Tutorial 02/11/2011
UMLS MetamorphoSys Changes 45 min. Webinar 12/01/2009
Local Database Creation and Management  3  resources
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Create a Database Load Script 3 min. Video Tutorial 02/01/2011
Using the UMLS Sample Data in MS Access 33 min. Webinar 04/01/2009
Using the Metathesaurus in a Database 83 min. Webinar 10/01/2007
MetaMap   1 resource 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
The Current State of MetaMap and MMTx 18 min. Webinar 09/01/2009
Terminology Mapping   1 resource 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
Inter-terminology mapping and the UMLS 54 min. Webinar 11/01/2007
Semantic Network   1 resource 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
The Semantic Network 59 min. Webinar 02/01/2008
The UMLS in Use   1 resource 
Title Runtime Format Publication Date
MedlinePlus Connect: Linking EHRs and Patient Portals to Consumer Health Information 33 min. Webinar 07/27/2011
Research   3 resources