Creating Consistent Diagnoses List for Developmental Disorders Using UMLS

@inproceedings{Asbeh2006CreatingCD,
  title={Creating Consistent Diagnoses List for Developmental Disorders Using UMLS},
  author={Nuaman Asbeh and Mor Peleg and Mitchell Schertz and Tsvi Kuflik},
  booktitle={NGITS},
  year={2006}
}
In the field of developmental disorders, there is no commonly accepted medical vocabulary. Vocabularies, such as ICD-10, are unsatisfying to clinicians, who try to create their own diagnostic lists. This results in inconsistency in the terms used in clinical practice. When attempting to apply automatic computational methods on patients' data, the need for… CONTINUE READING