ISO 19465:2017
ISO 19465:2017



ISO 19465:2017 specifies a categorial structure within the subject field of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) clinical practice. It describes the upper-level categories of TCM clinical terms and the nomenclature of the hierarchical categories. It is applicable only to clinical terminological systems in TCM disciplines, not to a comprehensive categorial structure of TCM, the conceptual definition of the hierarchy categories, and terms for individual TCM concepts.

The following are considered outside the scope of this document:

- comprehensive categories of TCM;

- the conceptual definition of the hierarchy categories.

- terms for individual TCM concepts;

- the terms or categories of Kampo, Korean medicine and other traditional medicines.

General information 

  •  : Published
     : 2017-02
  •  : 1
     : 8
  •  : ISO/TC 249 Traditional Chinese medicine
  •  :
    01.040.11 Health care technology (Vocabularies)
    11.020.99 Other standards related to health care in general

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