Václav Klimes

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This paper gives an overview of the current state of the Prague English Dependency Tree-bank project. It is an updated version of a draft text that was released along with a CD presenting the first 25% of the PDT-like version of the Penn Treebank – WSJ section (PEDT 1.0). Before the January 2009 release, the conversion from the original phrase structure(More)
The authors describe their experience with laparoscopic operations of the colon. The first operation was made on February 1, 1993 and by the end of 1998 the authors implemented 115 of these operations on account of benign and malignant diseases. On the results of their work they provide evidence that laparoscopic operations of the colon meet all demands of(More)
This paper introduces two methods of dependency parsing by means of rules automatically inferred from training data. For Czech the accuracy of the proposed parsers is considerably behind that of the state-of-the-art parsers, but the paper brings a new method of inference of rules and applies transformation-based learning to parsing in a novel way. Moreover,(More)
The place of minimally invasive surgery in the treatment of inguinal hernias is still unequivocal so far. The authors submit the results assembled in 400 patients operated by the method of transabdominal preperitoneal implantation of a prolene net (TAPP) in the course of five years. They pay special attention to the incidence of relapses, peroperative and(More)