IPAL Knowledge-based Medical Image Retrieval in ImageCLEFmed 2006

  title={IPAL Knowledge-based Medical Image Retrieval in ImageCLEFmed 2006},
  author={Caroline Lacoste and Jean-Pierre Chevallet and Joo-Hwee Lim and Xiong Wei and Daniel Racoceanu and Diem Thi Hoang Le and Roxana Teodorescu and Nicolas Vuillenemot},
This paper presents the contribution of IPAL group on the CLEF 2006 medical retrieval task (i.e. ImageCLEFmed). The main idea of our group is to incorporate medical knowledge in the retrieval system within a multimodal fusion framework. For text, this knowledge is in the Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) sources. For images, this knowledge is in semantic features that are learned from examples within structured learning framework. We propose to represent both image and text using UMLS… CONTINUE READING