Retrieving Medical Literature for Clinical Decision Support

  title={Retrieving Medical Literature for Clinical Decision Support},
  author={Luca Soldaini and Arman Cohan and Andrew Yates and Nazli Goharian and Ophir Frieder},
Keeping current given the vast volume of medical literature published yearly poses a serious challenge for medical professionals. Thus, interest in systems that aid physicians in making clinical decisions is intensifying. A task of Clinical Decision Support (CDS) systems is retrieving highly relevant medical literature that could help healthcare professionals in formulating diagnoses or determining treatments. This search task is atypical as the queries are medical case reports, which differs… 

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