Papers on SNOMED


Werner Ceusters, Barry Smith and Jim Flanagan, 2003, “Ontology and Medical Terminology: Why Description Logics Are Not Enough”, in Proceedings of the Conference: Towards an Electronic Patient Record (TEPR 2003), San Antonio 10-14 May 2003, Boston, MA: Medical Records Institute (CD-ROM publication).

Werner Ceusters, Barry Smith, Anand Kumar, Christoffel Dhaen, “Ontology-Based Error Detection in SNOMED-CT”, in M. Fieschi, et al. (eds.), Medinfo 2004, Amsterdam: IOS Press, 482–486.

Olivier Bodenreider, Barry Smith, Anand Kumar and Anita Burgun, Investigating Subsumption in DL-Based Terminologies: A Case Study in SNOMED-CT”, in: U. Hahn, S. Schulz and R. Cornet (eds.), Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Formal Biomedical Knowledge Representation (KR-MED 2004), 12–20. Revised version as:

Olivier Bodenreider, Barry Smith, Anand Kumar, Anita Burgun, “Investigating Subsumption in SNOMED CT: An Exploration into Large Description Logic-Based Biomedical Terminologies”, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 2007, 39, 183–195, PMC2442845.

Werner Ceusters, Barry Smith, Anand Kumar, Christoffel Dhaen, “Mistakes in Medical Ontologies: Where Do They Come From and How Can They Be Detected?”, in D. M. Pisanelli (ed.), Ontologies in Medicine: Proceedings of the Workshop on Medical Ontologies, Rome October 2003, Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2004, 145–164.

Louis J. Goldberg, Werner Ceusters, John Eisner, Barry Smith, “The Significance of SNODENT”, Medical Informatics Europe 2005, Geneva, Stud Health Technol Inform. 2005;116:737–742.

Ceusters W, Elkin P, Smith B. “Negative Findings in Electronic Health Records and Biomedical Ontologies: A Realist Approach,” International Journal of Medical Informatics 2007; 76: 326–333, PMC2211452

W. Ceusters, K. Spackman, B. Smith, “Would SNOMED-CT Benefit from Realism-Based Ontology Evolution?”, Proceedings of the Annual Symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association, Chicago, IL, 2007, 105-109. PMC2655780

W. Ceusters, Applying Evolutionary Terminology Auditing to SNOMED CT. In: American Medical Informatics Association 2010 Annual Symposium, Proceedings, Washington DC, November 13-17, 2010. (forthcoming)