Mining physicians’ notes for medical insights

A new approach to algorithmically distinguishing words with multiple possible meanings could help find useful data in electronic medical records.



Topics: Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Computer science and technology, Electrical engineering and electronics, Machine learning, Natural language processing, Words, Word-sense disambiguation

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Very interesting work. These algorithms seem like just what Dr. Watson from IBM could use to benefit his healthcare endeavors.
Great work. Any one has the link to the source paper?
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