International Classification of Diseases

"The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) is the standard diagnostic tool for epidemiology, health management and clinical purposes. This includes the analysis of the general health situation of population groups. It is used to monitor the incidence and prevalence of diseases and other health problems. It is used to classify diseases and other health problems recorded on many types of health and vital records including death certificates and health records.

Tesauro de la Discapacidad

"El Observatorio Estatal de la Discapacidad (OED) ha elaborado el primer Tesauro de la Discapacidad en idioma español, una herramienta que se construye a partir de términos extraídos del lenguaje natural, relativos a alguna disciplina del conocimiento y que se interrelacionan para definir el contexto en el que se encuadra el concepto expresado en cada uno de ellos.

"The State Disability Observatory (OED) has developed the first Thesaurus of Disability in the Spanish language, a tool that is constructed from terms extracted from natural language, related to some discipline of knowledge and interrelated to define the context As a documentary language, a thesaurus chooses a single term for each concept, defining its form, its use, its context, its relations and conferring to the other terms the property of no 1420 terms, 644 relationships between terms, 446 equivalent terms This thesaurus, developed by the OED technical team, has a systematic and alphabe

General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

"The basic idea for the development of GEMET was to use the best of the presently available excellent multilingual thesauri, in order to save time, energy and funds. GEMET was conceived as a 'general' thesaurus, aimed to define a common general language, a core of general terminology for the environment. Specific thesauri and descriptor systems (e.g. on Nature Conservation, on Wastes, on Energy, etc.) have been excluded from the first step of development of the thesaurus and have been taken into account only for their structure and upper level terminology.