Analyzing categorical information in two publicly available drug terminologies: RxNorm and NDF-RT Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Drug Information Services
  • Medical Record Linkage
  • Medication Systems
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations
  • Terminology as Topic
  • Vocabulary, Controlled

abstract

  • This investigation identified potential limitations of the existing classification systems and various issues in specification of correspondences between the concepts in RxNorm and NDF-RT. These proposals and methods provide the preliminary steps in addressing some of the requirements.

publication date

  • July 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2995643

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/jamia.2009.001289

PubMed ID

  • 20595311

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 432

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 17

number

  • 4