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medical_configuration [2015/07/02 16:30]
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medical_configuration [2015/07/02 16:55] (current)
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   * both the numerical and two letter country codes,   * both the numerical and two letter country codes,
   * the world region and the world region code,   * the world region and the world region code,
-  * the "alias type"​. ​ For the vast majority of entries this is "​Official ​ISO-3166 ​Name"meaning that this is the name specificed in that ISO standard. ​ A small number of entries have a different alias type: +  * the Official Name, from the ISO Standard ​ISO-3166, 
-    ​//Alias//: means that this is a duplicate entry, with the same country codes but with a different country name. It is useful when a country has a commonly used name which differs from the official name. For example, ​"Virgin Islands, British"​ is an offical country ​name, and there is an //Alias// entry with the commonly used name "​British Virgin Islands"​Example entries: +  ​* ​ an "Alias" name: Inca Clinic also allows ​an "Alias" ​name to be recorded for each countryYou may use this, for exampleto list UK as an alias name for United ​Kingdom. You can use the "​Name ​Preference"​ field to determine whether ​the Official Name, the Alias or both appear ​as the country ​name (and when both appear, you can decide their order).
-      * "​British Virgin Islands"​ is an alias for "​Virgin IslandsBritish",​ +
-      * "Burma (Myanmar)"​ is an alias for "​Myanmar (Burma)"​ +
-      * "Holy Sea (Vatican City State)"​ is an alias for "​Vatican City State"​ +
-      * "UK" is an alias for "​Unitied Kindom"​ +
-      * "​US"​ is an alias for "United ​States of America" +
-    * //Alias - Preferred ​Name// is almost ​the samebut the alias is registered in Inca Clinic ​as the preferred ​name. Example entries: +
-      * "​Laos"​ is an alias - and the preferred name in Inca Clinic - for "Lao People'​s Democratic Republic ​(Laos)",​ +
-      * "​Libya"​ is an alias - and the preferred name in Inca Clinic - for "​Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (Libya)"​ +
-      * "North Korea (Democratic People'​s Republic of Korea)"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic - and the preferred name - for "KoreaDemocratic People'​s Republic of (North Korea)",​ +
-      * "South Korea (Republic of Korea)"​ is an alias - and the preferred name in Inca Clinic - for "​Korea,​ Republic of (South Korea)",​ +
-If you feel strongly about any alias, especially a preferred name alias, then you can delete it; let us know and we'll help you.+
  
 +Here are some of the aliases in the system:
 +      * "​British Virgin Islands"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Virgin Islands, British",​
 +      * "​Burma"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Myanmar"​
 +      * "Holy Sea" is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Vatican City State"
 +      * "​UK"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Unitied Kindom"​
 +      * "​US"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​United States of America"​
 +      * "​Laos"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "Lao People'​s Democratic Republic",​
 +      * "​Libya"​ is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Libyan Arab Jamahiriya"​
 +      * "North Korea" is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Korea,​ Democratic People'​s Republic of",
 +      * "South Korea" is an alias in Inca Clinic for "​Korea,​ Republic of".
 +If you feel strongly about any alias, then you can delete it; let us know and we'll help you.
 ==== Setting a home country ==== ==== Setting a home country ====
  
medical_configuration.txt · Last modified: 2015/07/02 16:55 by sean
 
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