MedCat: A Framework for High Level Conceptualization of Medical Notes

@article{Fodeh2013MedCatAF,
  title={MedCat: A Framework for High Level Conceptualization of Medical Notes},
  author={Samah Jamal Fodeh and Maryan Zirkle and Dezon K Finch and Ruth M. Reeves and Joseph Erdos and Cynthia Brandt},
  journal={2013 IEEE 13th International Conference on Data Mining Workshops},
  year={2013},
  pages={274-280}
}
In this paper we introduce a new framework called MedCat to delineate and demonstrate an approach for projecting representations of concept-derived content in clinical notes into a new categorization space to reduce dimensionality and noise in the data. Constructing MedCat framework required several steps including manual annotation, knowledge base… CONTINUE READING