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Table of Contents: 2013 SEPTEMBER–OCTOBER No. 394

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New CMT Subsets Available

New CMT Subsets Available. NLM Tech Bull. 2013 Sep-Oct;(394):b1.

2013 September 03 [posted]
2013 September 11 [Editor's note added]

Five additional subsets from Convergent Medical Terminology (CMT) are now available for download from the UMLS Terminology Services (UTS) by UMLS licensees.

  • The Hx of FHx of subset includes 1,058 concepts for medical and family medical history problem lists.
  • The Injury (part 1) subset includes 2,150 concepts for injuries problem lists.
  • The Ortho Extrem subset includes 7,018 concepts for orthopedics (extremity fractures) problem lists.
  • The Ob Gyn subset includes 1,306 concepts for use for obstetrics and gynecology problem lists.
  • The Skin Respiratory subset includes 2,856 concepts for skin and respiratory problem lists.
  • The Ortho NonExtrem subset includes 385 concepts for orthopedics (non-extremity fractures) problem lists. [added September 11, 2013]

For more information about CMT, see Kaiser Permanente Opens Access to CMT to Support HHS Health IT Goals Frequently Asked Questions.

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