Using Structured EHR Data and SVM to Support ICD-9-CM Coding


This study proposes a methodology to support coding professionals in assigning ICD-9-CM codes to inpatient episodes. This subject has been predominantly addressed through the use of natural language processing methods, which show limited generalizability. To surpass this issue, this paper proposes a methodology entailing an adaptive data processing method… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/ICHI.2013.79


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@article{Ferrao2013UsingSE, title={Using Structured EHR Data and SVM to Support ICD-9-CM Coding}, author={Jose C. Ferrao and Filipe Janela and M{\'o}nica D. Oliveira and Henrique M. G. Martins}, journal={2013 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics}, year={2013}, pages={511-516} }