Microbiology Editorial Guidelines 

The current page will no longer provide the SNOMED CT Content Development Canadian Editorial Guidelines for Microbiology. All implementers are requested to align to the current SNOMED CT Editorial Guide and follow the guidelines listed in the Observable Entity and Microbiology Test Results. These pages describe Infoway’s approach to applying the Editorial Guidelines from SNOMED International to create SNOMED CT concepts for Microbiology. This includes:

Microbiology References

References are required when submitting requests for new concepts.


SNOMED International

For content that meet the International inclusion criteria, here is the list of a few resources that SNOMED International considers when reviewing the changes applicable to the Organism hierarchy:

Bacteria:

Fungus:

Viruses:

Parasites:

General





SNOMED Canadian Edition

For content that meet the only National inclusion criteria, here is the list of a few resources that is suitable for SNOMED Canadian Edition considers when reviewing the changes applicable to the Organism hierarchy. These references are suitable when a request does not meet the inclusion criteria for submission for SNOMED International. 

General: 


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