Volume 15 Supplement 2

Louhi 2014: Special Issue on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis

Proceedings

Edited by Sumithra Velupillai, Martin Duneld, Aron Henriksson, Maria Kvist, Maria Skeppstedt and Hercules Dalianis

Publication of this supplement has not been supported by sponsorship. Information about the source of funding for publication charges can be found in the individual articles. Articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements. The Supplement Editors declare that they have no competing interests.

Louhi 2014: The Fifth International Workshop on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis. Go to conference site.

Gothenburg, Sweden

27 April 2014

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    Care episode retrieval: distributional semantic models for information retrieval in the clinical domain

    Patients' health related information is stored in electronic health records (EHRs) by health service providers. These records include sequential documentation of care episodes in the form of clinical notes. EHRs ...

    Hans Moen, Filip Ginter, Erwin Marsi, Laura-Maria Peltonen, Tapio Salakoski and Sanna Salanterä

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015 15(Suppl 2):S2

    Published on: 15 June 2015

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    Detection of sentence boundaries and abbreviations in clinical narratives

    In Western languages the period character is highly ambiguous, due to its double role as sentence delimiter and abbreviation marker. This is particularly relevant in clinical free-texts characterized by numero...

    Markus Kreuzthaler and Stefan Schulz

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015 15(Suppl 2):S4

    Published on: 15 June 2015

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    SNOMED CT in a language isolate: an algorithm for a semiautomatic translation

    The S ystematized N omenclature of Med icine - C linical T erms (SNOMED CT) is officially released in English and Spanish. In the Basque Autonomous Community two languages, Spanish and Basque, are official. The f...

    Olatz Perez-de-Viñaspre and Maite Oronoz

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015 15(Suppl 2):S5

    Published on: 15 June 2015

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    Exploring Spanish health social media for detecting drug effects

    Adverse Drug reactions (ADR) cause a high number of deaths among hospitalized patients in developed countries. Major drug agencies have devoted a great interest in the early detection of ADRs due to their high...

    Isabel Segura-Bedmar, Paloma Martínez, Ricardo Revert and Julián Moreno-Schneider

    BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015 15(Suppl 2):S6

    Published on: 15 June 2015