The retrieval effectiveness of medical information on the web

@article{Bin2001TheRE,
  title={The retrieval effectiveness of medical information on the web},
  author={Li Bin and K. C. Lun},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  year={2001},
  volume={62 2-3},
  pages={155-63}
}
The World Wide Web has become such an extensive health information repository in the world that it is increasingly difficult to search for relevant medical information. Many search tools have been developed to help users look for relevant health information on the web, but most of them are still not efficient. In this paper, we discuss some available on-line solutions to medical information retrieval and compare the performances of some general and medicine-specific search engines with the… CONTINUE READING

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