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A key factor when deciding which release type(s) to import is the extent to which each release by supports required views of the terminology content.  Table C.2-1 lists the views that may be required and indicates which release types support each of these views.

Table C.2-1: Views Supported by Different Release Types

Supported Views

Release Types

Full View

A view of SNOMED CT that includes all versions of all components and reference set members in a full release.

Snapshot Views

Current Snapshot

snapshot view for the date of the most recent release.

Retrospective Snapshot

A snapshot view for a specified snapshot date.

Delta Views

Current Delta

delta view for the date range between the most recent release date and the immediately preceding release date.

Retrospective Delta

A delta view for a specified date range.


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