Early recognition of multiple sclerosis using natural language processing of the electronic health record


BACKGROUND Diagnostic accuracy might be improved by algorithms that searched patients' clinical notes in the electronic health record (EHR) for signs and symptoms of diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS). The focus this study was to determine if patients with MS could be identified from their clinical notes prior to the initial recognition by their… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12911-017-0418-4


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