Automatic diagnosis classification of patient discharge letters.

  title={Automatic diagnosis classification of patient discharge letters.},
  author={Nikitas N. Karanikolas and Christos Skourlas},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
CAIRN (Computer Assisted Medical Information Resource Navigation) is a prototyping System that allows flexible medical data storage and retrieval supporting medical informatics research. In this paper methods that automate the selection of ICD-9 diagnosis (International Classification of Diseases and Diagnoses, 9th Revision) are investigated. We present the Text Data Mining module extension of CAIRN and its application in order to organize in a systematic way uncontrolled terms, to propose… CONTINUE READING

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