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How to Make the Case for Integrating Health Literacy Throughout Your Organization

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Dec 13, 2017
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Keeping up with PubMed- On Demand Online

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2018 MeSH Highlights

On January 5, 2018, join NLM staff for a highlights tour of the 2018 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). A 20-minute presentation will feature the change of contraindications from subheading to MeSH heading; new publication types; updates to classification of isotopes and radioisotopes; additional terminology for viruses, smoking, and sugars; and restructuring in plant and animal taxonomies.

Jan 5, 2018
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: NTO CHIS DIS

Bibliometrics, Altmetrics, & the Question of Research Impact

What does it mean for research to be meaningful? How do metrics help and hinder our understanding of research impact? This session addresses the history and evolution of meaningful metrics in higher education.

Jan 17, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Online Region/Office: PNR CHIS DIS

Moving from Data to Health Equity Action: County Health Rankings and Roadmaps

Join MAR and County Health Rankings and Roadmaps to learn about Moving from Data to Health Equity Action!

Jan 10, 2018
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Online Region/Office: MAR

Keeping up with PubMed- On Demand Online

This class is offered continuously on demand. If you have any registration questions, please contact Ashley Cuffia at acuffia@hshsl.umaryland.edu

Repeats every month until Sun Dec 30 2018.
Nov 14, 2017, Dec 1, 2017, Jan 1, 2018, Feb 1, 2018, Mar 1, 2018, Apr 1, 2018, May 1, 2018, Jun 1, 2018, Jul 1, 2018, Aug 1, 2018, Sep 1, 2018, Oct 1, 2018, Nov 1, 2018, Dec 1, 2018 Location: Online Region/Office: SEA CHIS DIS

Online tutorials, videos, and other instructional materials


Results for: Date Last Revised From 23-Oct-2016 To 21-Apr-2017 .

Display 11 to 20 of 39 results.


11. Connecting to a Database using MetamorphoSys
Description: A video tutorial describing how to configure UMLS's MetamorphoSys tool to connect to a database.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: MetamorphoSys, Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

12. Deleting Selected Codes
Description: A video that explains how value set authors can delete unnecessary codes from the value sets in VSAC.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

13. Display Options in the UTS Metathesaurus Browser
Description: A video tutorial that describes the Display Settings tool in the online version of the UMLS Metathesaurus Browser. The tool allows limiting the displayed atoms list to only atoms from terminologies that are of interest to the user, as well as to define whether to include obsolete or suppressible atoms in the search results.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, UTS, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

14. Exporting Value Set Data
Description: This tutorial demonstrates how to use VSAC to export a value set into various formats such as Excel, XML, and delimited text.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

15. Importing Multiple Codes Into Value Sets
Description: A video that demonstrates how to import many codes into a value set at one time.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

16. Leveraging UMLS Synonymy to Extract Nursing Terms from SNOMED CT
Description: The video demonstrates how to use the Metathesaurus to find CUIs and extract concept-level synonyms between SNOMED CT and other nursing terminologies.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Nursing, SNOMEDCT, Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

17. Manually Adding Codes to Value Sets
Description: A video that demonstrates how to manually add codes to your value sets in VSAC.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

18. Pre-packaged Value Set Downloads
Description: The video illustrates the pre-packaged Clinical Quality Measure value sets published annually by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The video demonstrates how to access and download these prepackaged value sets in different formats.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Terminology, Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), VSAC
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

19. PreBuilt Workflows in RxMix. Finding Drugs that May Treat a Disease
Description: The tutorial features the library of pre-defined workflows in RxMix. These workflows are created by RxMix experts based on frequently occurring use cases. The tutorial shows how to return a list of RxNorm drugs that may treat a disease by utilizing a two-step workflow in which the first function queries NDF-RT component of RxNorm for a matching disease concept name, and the second function finds related reverse-role NDF-RT concepts, i.e., drugs related to the matched disease concept.
Format: MP4 Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, RxMix, RxNorm, Terminology
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017

20. Searching and Navigating Through Drug Classes Using RxClass Application
Description: A video tutorial that describes major interface elements and functionalities of RxClass, a web application that allows users to explore drug classes and the drugs that are members of these classes. RxClass also links the drug classifications to drug information in RxNorm, the National Library of Medicine’s standardized drug terminology. The application also provides a browser interface for navigating the hierarchies of drug classes, as well as a search mechanism for locating specific drug classes or drugs.
Format: Flash Video / Video Tutorial
Subjects: Drugs and Chemicals, RxClass, RxNorm, Terminology
Archived: No
Date Last Revised: 10-Jan-2017