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  • 1. 
    What characteristics of disease processes does the TMEF axis format of SNOP identify?
    • A. 

      Toxicity, morphology, and enviromental factors

    • B. 

      Topography, morphology, etiology, and function

    • C. 

      Topography, morbidity, and enviromental factors

    • D. 

      Topology, morphology, etiology, and function

  • 2. 
    Unlike the current version of SNOMED, the earlier versions were designed to be printed in books and trained coders assigned codes manually.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not an axis of disease in SNOMED version 3.0?
    • A. 

      Living organisms

    • B. 

      Function

    • C. 

      Etiology

    • D. 

      Occupation

  • 4. 
    Which version of SNOMED was the first to contain more than 100,000 terms?
    • A. 

      SNOMED II

    • B. 

      SNOMED Version 3.0

    • C. 

      SNOMED International Version 3.4

    • D. 

      SNOMED RT

  • 5. 
    In SNOMED RT, the concept of axes was replaced by:
    • A. 

      Relational tables

    • B. 

      Reference terminologies

    • C. 

      Equivalent meanings

    • D. 

      Mapping

  • 6. 
    The combination of a concept and a term in SNOMED RT is called a:
    • A. 

      Relationship

    • B. 

      Description

    • C. 

      Reference

    • D. 

      Standard medical term

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not a relational table in SNOMED RT?
    • A. 

      Concepts

    • B. 

      Concepts history

    • C. 

      Morphology

    • D. 

      Relationships

  • 8. 
    SNOMED RT was the first version of the SNOMED family to include mapping.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    SNOMED CT resulted from the combination of:
    • A. 

      SNOMED RT and Clinical Terms Version 3

    • B. 

      SNOMED RT and ICD-9-CM

    • C. 

      SNOMED RT and LOINC

    • D. 

      SNOMED and the Convergent Medical Terminology

  • 10. 
    Like other classification systems, SNOMED is designed to fully describe all the clinical circumstances of a healthcare encounter in machine-readable format.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    SNOMED CT is capable of expressing all components of the neonatal Apgar score in coded form.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    In a controlled medical terminology, all content must meet three of the following criteria. Which of the criteria listed below is not a requirement of a controlled vocabulary?
    • A. 

      It must be structurally sound.

    • B. 

      It must be biomedically accurate.

    • C. 

      It must be updated on a regular and specified basis.

    • D. 

      It must be consistent with current medical practice.

  • 13. 
    Maps have been created between SNOMED CT and which of the other following terminologies?
    • A. 

      ICD-9-CM, ICD 10, and ICD-O

    • B. 

      LOINC, ICD-9-CM, CPT and NOC

    • C. 

      NANDA, ICD-9-CM, ICD 10, and CPT

    • D. 

      ICD-9-CM, ICD-O, ICD-10-PCS, and ICD-10-CM

  • 14. 
    The terms in SNOMED CT are organized based on the underlying _____________ that they represent.
  • 15. 
    The function of attribute relationships is to:
    • A. 

      Link concepts

    • B. 

      Organize concepts

    • C. 

      Facilitate mapping to other terminologies

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    A root concept is the most granular division of SNOMED CT.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    SNOMED CT codes have embedded meaning, but no digit restrictions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    SNOMED CT is updated on a regular basis. For the United Kingdom and United States, updates are porvided:
    • A. 

      Every January

    • B. 

      Every June

    • C. 

      Every January and June

    • D. 

      October 1 of each year

  • 19. 
    To ensure that SNOMED CT remains useful, develpment must involve diverse clinical groups as well as medical informatics experts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    SNOMED was originally developed by what group?
    • A. 

      American Medical Association

    • B. 

      College of American Pathologists

    • C. 

      World Health Organization

    • D. 

      American College of Surgeons

  • 21. 
    SNOMED was specificallly designed to capture and organize clinical information for use in the electronic health record enviorment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The construction of a single clinical idea through the use of multiple concepts at the time of documentation into the EHR is an example of use of a pre-coordinated concept.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    In SNOMED Version III, the etiology axis was further divided into what subsections?
    • A. 

      Living organisms, chemicals, physical agents, forces and activities, and special context

    • B. 

      Bacteria, fungi, viruses, and rickettsiae

    • C. 

      Living organisims, chemicals, physical agents, and history

    • D. 

      Bacteria, chemicals, physical agents, and occupational exposures

  • 24. 
    SNOMED International Version 3.4 included mapping to which classification/terminology?
    • A. 

      ICD-9-CM

    • B. 

      LOINC

    • C. 

      CPT

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 25. 
    A _________________________ for clinical data is defined as a set of concepts and relationships that provides a common reference point for comparison and aggregation of data about the entire healthcare process. recorded by multiple individuals, systems, or institutions.
    • A. 

      Clinical classification

    • B. 

      Reference terminology

    • C. 

      Relational database

    • D. 

      Concept history

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