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General Practice / Family Practice reference set

Subset Name :   
General Practice / Family Practice reference set
Subset Type :   
Realm Concept

Refset FSN :   
General Practice / Family Practice reference set (foundation metadata concept)
Refset Id :   
Refset Type :   

Subset Description :
The SNOMED CT International General/Family Practice Reasons for encounter and/or Health issues subset set (hereafter called the GP/FP Subset) and the map from the GP/FP Subset to the International Classification of Primary Care (ICPC-2) were both developed between 2010 and 2013 by the GP/FP Subset and ICPC mapping project group. This project ended on December 31, 2013 after field-testing of the products was completed. The GP/FP subset contains SNOMED CT concepts relating to two semantic data types commonly used in general/family practice electronic health records: • Reasons For Encounter (RFEs) • Health Issues. The content of the subset covers the following: • Symptoms and signs • Disorders and diseases • Results • Family history • Allergies • Adverse drug reactions • Processes and procedures • Social history. The GP/FP subset only contains SNOMED CT content from the following hierarchies: Clinical finding Event Procedures Situation with explicit context.


Subset Status :   
Subset Status Date :   
Jul 31, 2017

Purpose and Scope

Scope :

Inclusion Criteria :   
Age group - any age; Gender - not specified; Sex - not specified
Subject Category :   
Health Care


Subset Release Category :   
SNOMED International Refset Repository
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Subset Licence Type :   
OPCS Licence; ICD10 Licence; IHTSDO SNOMED CT® Licence; UKTC SNOMED CT® Licence; Open Government Licence

Metadata Version :   
Last Updated :   
Jan 19, 2018

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Additional information :

SNOMED International Release Notes