A Cascade Approach to Extracting Medication Events

@inproceedings{Patrick2009ACA,
  title={A Cascade Approach to Extracting Medication Events},
  author={Jon D. Patrick and Min Li},
  booktitle={ALTA},
  year={2009}
}
Information Extraction, from the electronic clinical record is a comparatively new topic for computational linguists. In order to utilize the records to improve the efficiency and quality of health care, the knowledge content should be automatically encoded; however this poses a number of challenges for Natural Language Processing (NLP). In this paper, we present a cascade approach to discover the medicationrelated information (MEDICATION, DOSAGE, MODE, FREQUENCY, DURATION, REASON, and CONTEXT… CONTINUE READING
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