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Medical text analytics tools for search and classification.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19380986     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A text-analytic tool has been developed that accepts clinical medical data as input in order to produce patient details. The integrated tool has the following four characteristics. 1) It has a graphical user interface. 2) It has a free-text search tool that is designed to retrieve records using keywords such as "MI" for myocardial infarction. The result set is a display of those sentences in the medical records that contain the keywords. 3) It has three tools to classify patients based on the likelihood of being diagnosed for myocardial infarction, hypertension, or their smoking status. 4) A summary is generated for each patient selected. Large medical data sets provided by the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences were used during the project.
Jimmy Huang; Aijun An; Vivian Hu; Karen Tu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Studies in health technology and informatics     Volume:  143     ISSN:  0926-9630     ISO Abbreviation:  Stud Health Technol Inform     Publication Date:  2009  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-04-21     Completed Date:  2009-06-18     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9214582     Medline TA:  Stud Health Technol Inform     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  519-24     Citation Subset:  T    
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Data Display
Information Storage and Retrieval*
Medical Records Systems, Computerized / standards*
Terminology as Topic*
User-Computer Interface*

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