CEN/TR 15212:2006

Health informatics - Vocabulary - Maintenance procedure for a web-based terms and concepts database

Publication date:   Mar 28, 2008

General information

60.60 Standard published   Oct 11, 2006


CEN/TC 251 Health informatics

Technical Report

01.040.35   Information technology (Vocabularies) | 35.240.80   IT applications in health care technology



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This document describes the general requirements on a terms and concepts database. This document also proposes a maintenance procedure for CEN/TC 251, the content, structure and user interface to a web-based terms- and concepts database that will compile the defined concepts with their preferred terms and definitions from the standards developed by
CEN/TC 251. These are terms from the health informatics field and not all terms and concepts used in healthcare.
It also describes an example of an implementation and ends with a proposal for CEN/TC 251 for the establishment and maintenance of such a terms and concepts database.

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ENV 12017:1997


CEN/TR 15212:2006
60.60 Standard published
Oct 11, 2006