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The CIMI Glossary has been transferred into the wiki. We still need to get a a graphics rendering tool installed so we can look at in a fashion similar to the maps in the source document. The glossary pages are organized as a combination of "categories" and "individuals". Categories represent classes of things, such as Organisation, Standard or Specification, Object Management Group Specification, etc. Individuals represents instances of these categories, such as Object Management Group, Unified Modeling Language, Unified Modeling Language, etc.
Most categories and individuals have one or more reference definitions. These definitions are drawn from external sources and should not be changed. (TODO: revert changes that have already been made). A category of individual also has an official CIMI definition that may or may not match the reference definition. To suggest changes to the CIMI definition, use the "Definition" link on the page. As an example, if you wanted to suggest updates or changes to the definition of Organisation, you would click on the "Definition:" link, which would take you to a page named "Organisation_Definition". You could enter comments in the discussion section and/or make changes to the definition itself.
Don't worry about making changes. Mediawiki maintains a complete history of changes and anything that is done can be readily undone. In addition, Mediawiki detects simultaneous changes and provides a reasonable resolution mechanism.
This is there because the definitions are "transcluded" into the containing page (e.g. Organisation_Definition is included in the Organisation page, but we don't want to classify Organisation as a Definition - just the definition itself.
The three main categories of CIMI models are:
CIMI clinical models are defined by constraining the CIMI reference model. Each example instance of a CIMI Clinical Model is an instance of the CIMI reference model, which conforms to the constraints defined by the associated clinical model. The CIMI Clinical Patterns are a set of reusable models that define clinical semantics common to multiple clinical models. Each CIMI Clinical model specialises and/or extends at least one CIMI Clinical Pattern, to increase the design consistency between similar clinical models.
An early draft CIMI Modelling Styleguide can be found here.
Models that have been contributed to CIMI can be found here.
CIMI Modeling TF
- November 7, 2013
- October 31, 2013
- October 24, 2013
- October 17, 2013
- October 10, 2013
- September 26, 2013
- F2F Cambridge sep-2013
- August 1, 2013
- July 18, 2013
- July 11, 2013
- F2F Arlington jun-2013
- June 6, 2013
- May 23, 2013
- May 16, 2013
- April 25, 2013
- April 18, 2013
- F2F Leeds apr-2013
- April 4, 2013
- 2013-03-21 March 21, 2013
- March 7, 2013
- 2013-02-28 February 28, 2013
- 2013-02-21 February 21, 2013
- 2013-02-14 February 14, 2013
- 2013-02-07 February 7, 2013
- 2013-01-31 January 31, 2013
- 2013-01-24 January 24, 2013
- 2013-01-10 January 10, 2013
- F2F Scottsdale jan-2013
- 2012-12-20 December 20, 2012
- 2012-12-13 December 13, 2012
- 2012-11-15 November 15, 2012
- 2012-11-01 November 1, 2012
- 2012-10-18 October 18, 2012
- 2012-10-11 October 11, 2012
- 2012-10-04 October 4, 2012
- 2012-09-27 September 27, 2012
- ?? September 20, 2012
- F2F Rockville sep-2012
- ?? September 6, 2012
- 2012-08-30 August 30, 2012
- 2012-08-23 August 23, 2012
- 2012-08-16 August 16, 2012
- 2012-08-09 August 9, 2012
- 2012-08-02 August 2, 2012
- 2012-07-26 July 26, 2012
- 2012-07-19 July 19, 2012
- 2012-07-12 July 12, 2012
Archived Minutes from previous TFs
CIMI Glossary TF
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120724
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120710
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120626
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120501
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120424
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120417
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120403
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120327
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120228
- CIMI Glossary Meeting 20120214
CIMI Reference Model (CRM) TF
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 3 May 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 26 April 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 19 April 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 12 April 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 5 April 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 29 March 2012
- CRM Taskforce RM Starting Point - Voting Results
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 22 March 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 15 March 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 8 March 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 1 March 2012
- CRM Taskforce Meeting Minutes - 23 February 2012
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The style guide for CIMI models is still under construction. As soon we have decided on structure and content the guide will be published here.