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SNOMED and the administrative future of medicine…

Editorial time, it has been awhile. A story about a stick and a carrot. And how they will affect the practice of medicine in the US. Let me start by introducing SNOMED. SNOMED, by it’s own description, is “the most comprehensive, multilingual clinical healthcare terminology in the world.” In layperson’s terms, SNOMED is a structured …

Immunization/Vaccine Chart

It’s been a rough week, especially over at PedTalk. The autism/vaccines “debate” has poisoned the waters of discussion pretty badly and I have a feeling that some of the anti-vaccine crowd is trying to cause some technical difficulty for us. They’ve done it before, so we’ll see what Yahoo and others tell me (sorry for …