A Knowledge-based Approach for Retrieving Scenario-specific Medical Text Documents

@inproceedings{Chu2005AKA,
  title={A Knowledge-based Approach for Retrieving Scenario-specific Medical Text Documents},
  author={Wesley W. Chu and Zhenyu Liu and Wenlei Mao},
  year={2005}
}
Medical free-text queries often share the same scenario. A scenario represents a repeating task in healthcare. For example, a specific scenario is searching for treatment methods for a specific disease, where “treatment” is a term indicating the scenario. To support scenario-specific retrieval, in this paper we present a new knowledge-based approach to address these problems. In addition, we describe a testbed system developed using the approach. Our specific implementation uses the UMLS… CONTINUE READING