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First Steps Towards Patient-Friendly Presentation of Dutch Radiology Reports

  title={First Steps Towards Patient-Friendly Presentation of Dutch Radiology Reports},
  author={Koen Dercksen and Arjen P. de Vries},
Nowadays, clinical patients are often free to access their own electronic health records (EHRs) online. Medical records are however not written with the patient in mind – the medical terminology necessary to ensure unambiguous communication between medical professionals on likelihood of pathology renders the EHRs less accessible to patients. By annotating these texts with links to external knowledge bases, the patients can be provided with additional reliable information to clarify terminology… 

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