A Generic Multi-Lingual Open Source Platform for Limited-Domain Medical Speech Translation

  title={A Generic Multi-Lingual Open Source Platform for Limited-Domain Medical Speech Translation},
  author={Pierrette Bouillon and Manny Rayner and Nikos Chatzichrisafis and Beth Ann Hockey and Marianne Santaholma and Marianne Starlander and Yukie Nakao and Kyoko Kanzaki and Hitoshi Isahara},
We present an overview of MedSLT, an Open Source platform for developing limited-domain medical speech translation systems. We focus in particular on the speech understanding architecture, which uses grammar-based language models derived using corpus-based specialisation methods from a single linguistically motivated grammar, and summarise the results of two evaluations which investigate the appropriateness of these design choices. Other sections describe the interlingua and its relationship… CONTINUE READING
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