The NCI Thesaurus quality assurance life cycle

  title={The NCI Thesaurus quality assurance life cycle},
  author={Sherri de Coronado and Lawrence W. Wright and Gilberto Fragoso and Margaret W. Haber and Elizabeth A. Hahn-Dantona and Francis W. Hartel and Sharon L. Quan and Tracy Safran and Nicole Thomas and Lori Whiteman},
  journal={Journal of biomedical informatics},
  volume={42 3},
The National Cancer Institute Enterprise Vocabulary Services (NCI EVS) uses a wide range of quality assurance (QA) techniques to maintain and extend NCI Thesaurus (NCIt). NCIt is a reference terminology and biomedical ontology used in a growing number of NCI and other systems that extend from translational and basic research through clinical care to public information and administrative activities. Both automated and manual QA techniques are employed throughout the editing and publication cycle… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 35 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…