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classification products, including NHS Information Standards ICD and OPCS-4 in the UK, as well as other products to support the implementation of these clinical classifications and derivative products
the NHS Data Model and Dictionary, which provides a reference point for approved Information Standards and Collections (including Extractions) (ISCEs) to support health care activities within the NHS in England
terminology products such as SNOMED CT, the Read Codes and other products to support the implementation of terminology, including tools and derivative products
request release information for an item
request a release file once you have its release information
This API is for TRUD account holders wanting to automate the download of release files.
It's synchronised with your TRUD account subscriptions – anything an account holder can download from the website can also be downloaded through the API.
Any restrictions on access are set per item. The content provider accepts or rejects each subscription request, based on the account details and subscription request data.
In practice, most of the content is configured for auto-acceptance of subscriptions.
The following APIs are related to this API:
Data Registers Service - REST API - access a wide range of live lists of reference data with our Data Registers Service, especially if you have a use case which needs historical data snapshots, and you have not subscribed to and kept historic releases from TRUD
Terminology Server - FHIR API - use this if you need richer functionality from a data source, such as being able to test data validity, extract a subset or map data across different schemas. This provides a richer view of the SNOMED data set only