Definition of nosologist in English:

nosologist

noun

  • See nosology

    • ‘Death certificates were coded by trained nosologists at the Office of National Statistics according to the International Classification of Disease, 9th revision.’
    • ‘Each year, nosologists at TDH reviewed death certificates for certain International Classification of Diseases Codes and forwarded those that met the required codes to TCADA.’
    • ‘Coding was consistent with National Center for Health Statistics standards, and unlike other data sets covering similar periods, all records, at least for 1935-1985, were coded by the same nosologists.’
    • ‘A trained nosologist upgraded Ninth International Classification of Diseases codes, as previously described.’
    • ‘The underlying cause of death was determined from the death certificates by a nosologist at the Australian Bureau of Statistics using the international classification of diseases.’

Pronunciation

nosologist

/nɒˈsɒlədʒɪst/