A SNOMED CT component
that is not intended for use. Active
and Inactive components
are included in release files
to provide a historical record of the content of the terminology different points in time.
A component is inactive when the most recent row with the relevant Component.id in the Full Release of the relevant Release File has the value Component.active =0 (zero). The most recent row for a component is determined based on the Component.effectiveTime value.