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329 result(s) for 'natural language processing' within BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making

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  1. Drug development is an expensive and time-consuming process. Literature-based discovery has played a critical role in drug development and may be a supplementary method to help scientists speed up the discover...

    Authors: Di Zhao, Jian Wang, Shengtian Sang, Hongfei Lin, Jiabin Wen and Chunmei Yang

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 2):59

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 2

  2. Electronic Health Records (EHRs) are frequently used by clinicians and researchers to search for, extract, and analyze groups of patients by defining Health Outcome of Interests (HOI). The definition of an HOI...

    Authors: Olivier C Curé, Henri Maurer, Nigam H Shah and Paea Le Pendu

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2015 15(Suppl 1):S8

    Content type: Research article

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 15 Supplement 1

  3. There is strong scientific evidence linking obesity and overweight to the risk of various cancers and to cancer survivorship. Nevertheless, the existing online information about the relationship between obesit...

    Authors: Juan Antonio Lossio-Ventura, William Hogan, François Modave, Yi Guo, Zhe He, Xi Yang, Hansi Zhang and Jiang Bian

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2018 18(Suppl 2):55

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 18 Supplement 2

  4. The International Classification for Primary Care (ICPC) standard aims to facilitate simultaneous and longitudinal comparisons of clinical primary care practice within and across country borders; it is also us...

    Authors: Taxiarchis Botsis, Carl-Fredrik Bassøe and Gunnar Hartvigsen

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:11

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Over the past decade there has been a growing body of literature on how the Systematised Nomenclature of Medicine Clinical Terms (SNOMED CT) can be implemented and used in different clinical settings. Yet, for...

    Authors: Dennis H Lee, Francis Y Lau and Hue Quan

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:53

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Dietary supplements (DSs) are widely used. However, consumers know little about the safety and efficacy of DSs. There is a growing interest in accessing health information online; however, health information, ...

    Authors: Xing He, Rui Zhang, Rubina Rizvi, Jake Vasilakes, Xi Yang, Yi Guo, Zhe He, Mattia Prosperi, Jinhai Huo, Jordan Alpert and Jiang Bian

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 4):150

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 4

  7. To robustly identify synergistic combinations of drugs, high-throughput screenings are desirable. It will be of great help to automatically identify the relations in the published papers with machine learning ...

    Authors: Yueping Sun, Li Hou, Lu Qin, Yan Liu, Jiao Li and Qing Qian

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 5):234

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 5

  8. The understanding of heterogeneities in disease transmission dynamics as far as malaria vectors are concerned is a big challenge. Many studies while tackling this problem don't find exact models to explain the...

    Authors: Guillaume Koum, Augustin Yekel, Bengyella Ndifon, Josiane Etang and Frédéric Simard

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2007 7:19

    Content type: Software

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  9. Primary care data gathered from Electronic Health Records are of the utmost interest considering the essential role of general practitioners (GPs) as coordinators of patient care. These data represent the synt...

    Authors: Marie-Line Gentil, Marc Cuggia, Laure Fiquet, Camille Hagenbourger, Thomas Le Berre, Agnès Banâtre, Eric Renault, Guillaume Bouzille and Anthony Chapron

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2017 17:139

    Content type: Research article

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  10. Computer-based clinical decision support systems (CDSS) are regarded as a key element to enhance decision-making in a healthcare environment to improve the quality of medical care delivery. The concern of havi...

    Authors: Murali Sambasivan, Pouyan Esmaeilzadeh, Naresh Kumar and Hossein Nezakati

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2012 12:142

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Biomedical event extraction is one of the most frontier domains in biomedical research. The two main subtasks of biomedical event extraction are trigger identification and arguments detection which can both be...

    Authors: Anran Wang, Jian Wang, Hongfei Lin, Jianhai Zhang, Zhihao Yang and Kan Xu

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2017 17(Suppl 3):171

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 3

  12. Our study aims to assess the influence of data quality on computed Dutch hospital quality indicators, and whether colorectal cancer surgery indicators can be computed reliably based on routinely recorded data ...

    Authors: Kathrin Dentler, Ronald Cornet, Annette ten Teije, Pieter Tanis, Jean Klinkenbijl, Kristien Tytgat and Nicolette de Keizer

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2014 14:32

    Content type: Research article

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  13. Clinical practice guidelines give recommendations about what to do in various medical situations, including therapeutical recommendations for drug prescription. An effective way to computerize these recommenda...

    Authors: Jean-Baptiste Lamy, Vahid Ebrahiminia, Christine Riou, Brigitte Seroussi, Jacques Bouaud, Christian Simon, Stéphane Dubois, Antoine Butti, Gérard Simon, Madeleine Favre, Hector Falcoff and Alain Venot

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:31

    Content type: Research article

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  14. Clinical entity recognition as a fundamental task of clinical text processing has been attracted a great deal of attention during the last decade. However, most studies focus on clinical text in English rather...

    Authors: Buzhou Tang, Xiaolong Wang, Jun Yan and Qingcai Chen

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 3):74

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 3

  15. The Gene Ontology (GO) is a resource that supplies information about gene product function using ontologies to represent biological knowledge. These ontologies cover three domains: Cellular Component (CC), Mol...

    Authors: Ruoyao Ding, Yingying Qu, Cathy H. Wu and K. Vijay-Shanker

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2018 18(Suppl 5):119

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 18 Supplement 5

  16. Suicide has been one of the leading causes of deaths in the United States. One major cause of suicide is psychiatric stressors. The detection of psychiatric stressors in an at risk population will facilitate t...

    Authors: Jingcheng Du, Yaoyun Zhang, Jianhong Luo, Yuxi Jia, Qiang Wei, Cui Tao and Hua Xu

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2018 18(Suppl 2):43

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 18 Supplement 2

  17. Translational medical research literature has increased rapidly in the last few decades and played a more and more important role during the development of medicine science. The main aim of this study is to ev...

    Authors: Qiang Yao, Peng-Hui Lyu, Fei-Cheng Ma, Lan Yao and Shi-Jing Zhang

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:77

    Content type: Research article

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  18. Effective use of a patient decision aid (PtDA) can be affected by the user’s health literacy and the PtDA’s characteristics. Systematic reviews of the relevant literature can guide PtDA developers to attend to...

    Authors: Kirsten J McCaffery, Margaret Holmes-Rovner, Sian K Smith, David Rovner, Don Nutbeam, Marla L Clayman, Karen Kelly-Blake, Michael S Wolf and Stacey L Sheridan

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13(Suppl 2):S10

    Content type: Review

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 13 Supplement 2

  19. Exchange of Electronic Health Record (EHR) data between systems from different suppliers is a major challenge. EHR communication based on archetype methodology has been developed by openEHR and CEN/ISO. The ex...

    Authors: Rong Chen, Gunnar O Klein, Erik Sundvall, Daniel Karlsson and Hans Åhlfeldt

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2009 9:33

    Content type: Research article

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  20. Drug information compendia and drug-drug interaction information databases are critical resources for clinicians and pharmacists working to avoid adverse events due to exposure to potential drug-drug interacti...

    Authors: Katrina M. Romagnoli, Scott D. Nelson, Lisa Hines, Philip Empey, Richard D. Boyce and Harry Hochheiser

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2017 17:21

    Content type: Research article

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  21. The valuable clinical data, specimens, and assay results collected during a primary clinical trial or observational study can enable researchers to answer additional, pressing questions with relatively small i...

    Authors: Elizabeth K Nelson, Britt Piehler, Adam Rauch, Sarah Ramsay, Drienna Holman, Smita Asare, Adam Asare and Mark Igra

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:5

    Content type: Debate

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  22. Obesity and overweight are multifactorial diseases that affect two thirds of Americans, lead to numerous health conditions and deeply strain our healthcare system. With the increasing prevalence and dangers as...

    Authors: Caryn Roth, Randi E Foraker, Philip RO Payne and Peter J Embi

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2014 14:36

    Content type: Research article

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  23. A cloud-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) was implemented to remotely provide evidence-based guideline reminders in support of preventative health. Following implementation, we measured the agreeme...

    Authors: Brian Edward Dixon, Linas Simonaitis, Susan M Perkins, Adam Wright and Blackford Middleton

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2014 14:31

    Content type: Research article

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  24. A common disclosure control practice for health datasets is to identify small geographic areas and either suppress records from these small areas or aggregate them into larger ones. A recent study provided a m...

    Authors: Khaled El Emam, Ann Brown, Philip AbdelMalik, Angelica Neisa, Mark Walker, Jim Bottomley and Tyson Roffey

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:18

    Content type: Research article

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  25. Premenopausal breast cancer patients are at risk of treatment-related infertility. Many patients do not receive sufficient fertility information before treatment. As such, our team developed and alpha tested the

    Authors: Brittany Speller, Kelly Metcalfe, Erin D. Kennedy, Marcia Facey, Ellen Greenblatt, Adena S. Scheer, Ellen Warner, Anil Abraham Joy, Frances C. Wright and Nancy N. Baxter

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19:203

    Content type: Research article

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  26. It is recognised as good practice to use qualitative methods to elicit users' views of internet-delivered health-care interventions during their development. This paper seeks to illustrate the advantages of co...

    Authors: Lucy Yardley, Leanne G Morrison, Panayiota Andreou, Judith Joseph and Paul Little

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:52

    Content type: Research article

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  27. Accurate, timely and automated identification of patients at high risk for severe clinical deterioration using readily available clinical information in the electronic medical record (EMR) could inform health ...

    Authors: Carlos A Alvarez, Christopher A Clark, Song Zhang, Ethan A Halm, John J Shannon, Carlos E Girod, Lauren Cooper and Ruben Amarasingham

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:28

    Content type: Research article

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  28. To assess the application of cell phone integrating into the healthcare system to improve antenatal care (ANC) and expanded programme on immunization (EPI) services for the under-served population in border area.

    Authors: Jaranit Kaewkungwal, Pratap Singhasivanon, Amnat Khamsiriwatchara, Surasak Sawang, Pongthep Meankaew and Apisit Wechsart

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:69

    Content type: Technical advance

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  29. The effectiveness of weight loss therapies is commonly measured using body mass index and other obesity-related variables. Although these data are often stored in electronic health records (EHRs) and potential...

    Authors: G Craig Wood, Xin Chu, Christina Manney, William Strodel, Anthony Petrick, Jon Gabrielsen, Jamie Seiler, David Carey, George Argyropoulos, Peter Benotti, Christopher D Still and Glenn S Gerhard

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2012 12:45

    Content type: Research article

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  30. Learning distributional representation of clinical concepts (e.g., diseases, drugs, and labs) is an important research area of deep learning in the medical domain. However, many existing relevant methods do no...

    Authors: Yang Xiang, Jun Xu, Yuqi Si, Zhiheng Li, Laila Rasmy, Yujia Zhou, Firat Tiryaki, Fang Li, Yaoyun Zhang, Yonghui Wu, Xiaoqian Jiang, Wenjin Jim Zheng, Degui Zhi, Cui Tao and Hua Xu

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 2):58

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 2

  31. The use of digital technology in healthcare has been found to be useful for data collection, provision of health information and communications. Despite increasing use of medical mobile phone applications (app...

    Authors: Jenny Carter, Jane Sandall, Andrew H. Shennan and Rachel M. Tribe

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19:219

    Content type: Research article

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  32. In radiology, a vast amount of diverse data is generated, and unstructured reporting is standard. Hence, much useful information is trapped in free-text form, and often lost in translation and transmission. On...

    Authors: Heiner Oberkampf, Sonja Zillner, James A. Overton, Bernhard Bauer, Alexander Cavallaro, Michael Uder and Matthias Hammon

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2016 16:5

    Content type: Research article

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  33. A shareable repository of clinical notes is critical for advancing natural language processing (NLP) research, and therefore a goal...

    Authors: Yaoyun Zhang, Firat Tiryaki, Min Jiang and Hua Xu

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 3):77

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 3

  34. Electronic medical records (EMRs) contain a variety of valuable medical concepts and relations. The ability to recognize relations between medical concepts described in EMRs enables the automatic processing of...

    Authors: Zhichang Zhang, Tong Zhou, Yu Zhang and Yali Pang

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 2):55

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 2

  35. Applying evidence is one of the most challenging steps of evidence-based clinical practice. Healthcare professionals have difficulty interpreting evidence and translating it to patients. Decision boxes are sum...

    Authors: Anik Giguere, France Legare, Roland Grad, Pierre Pluye, François Rousseau, R Brian Haynes, Michel Cauchon and Michel Labrecque

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2011 11:17

    Content type: Study protocol

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  36. In accordance with the People’s Republic of China’s (China) National Health Reform Plan of 2009, two of the nation’s leading hospitals, located in Beijing, have implemented electronic medical record (EMR) syst...

    Authors: Jianbo Lei, Paulina Sockolow, Pengcheng Guan, Qun Meng and Jiajie Zhang

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2013 13:96

    Content type: Research article

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  37. Medical coding is used for a variety of activities, from observational studies to hospital billing. However, comorbidities tend to be under-reported by medical coders. The aim of this study was to develop an a...

    Authors: Emmanuelle Sylvestre, Guillaume Bouzillé, Emmanuel Chazard, Cécil His-Mahier, Christine Riou and Marc Cuggia

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2018 18:9

    Content type: Research article

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  38. The medical history is acknowledged as the sine qua non for quality medical care because recognizing problems is pre-requisite for managing them. Medical histories typically are incomplete and inaccurate, however...

    Authors: David Zakim, Niko Braun, Peter Fritz and Mark Dominik Alscher

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2008 8:50

    Content type: Research article

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  39. Decision analysis in hospital-based settings is becoming more common place. The application of modeling and simulation approaches has likewise become more prevalent in order to support decision analytics. With...

    Authors: Jeffrey S Barrett, John T Mondick, Mahesh Narayan, Kalpana Vijayakumar and Sundararajan Vijayakumar

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2008 8:6

    Content type: Research article

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  40. To deliver evidence-based medicine, clinicians often reference resources that are useful to their respective medical practices. Owing to their busy schedules, however, clinicians typically find it challenging ...

    Authors: Boshu Ru, Xiaoyan Wang and Lixia Yao

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2017 17(Suppl 2):74

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 17 Supplement 2

  41. Little is known about shared decision-making (SDM) with Métis, First Nations and Inuit women (“Aboriginal women”). SDM is a collaborative process that engages health care professional(s) and the client in maki...

    Authors: Janet Jull, Dawn Stacey, Audrey Giles and Yvonne Boyer

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2012 12:146

    Content type: Study protocol

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  42. Numerous types of digital health interventions (DHIs) are available to patients and the public but many factors affect their ability to engage and enrol in them. This systematic review aims to identify and syn...

    Authors: Siobhan O’Connor, Peter Hanlon, Catherine A. O’Donnell, Sonia Garcia, Julie Glanville and Frances S. Mair

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2016 16:120

    Content type: Research article

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  43. Various types of framing can influence risk perceptions, which may have an impact on treatment decisions and adherence. One way of framing is the use of verbal terms in communicating the probabilities of treat...

    Authors: Roland Brian Büchter, Dennis Fechtelpeter, Marco Knelangen, Martina Ehrlich and Andreas Waltering

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2014 14:76

    Content type: Research article

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  44. Free-text medication prescriptions contain detailed instruction information that is key when preparing drug data for analysis. The objective of this study was to develop a novel model and automated text-mining...

    Authors: George Karystianis, Therese Sheppard, William G. Dixon and Goran Nenadic

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2016 16:18

    Content type: Research article

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  45. A verbal autopsy (VA) is a post-hoc written interview report of the symptoms preceding a person’s death in cases where no official cause of death (CoD) was determined by a physician. Current leading automated ...

    Authors: Serena Jeblee, Mireille Gomes, Prabhat Jha, Frank Rudzicz and Graeme Hirst

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19:127

    Content type: Research article

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  46. Gender information frequently exists in the eligibility criteria of clinical trial text as essential information for participant population recruitment. Particularly, current eligibility criteria text contains...

    Authors: Boyu Chen, Hao Jin, Zhiwen Yang, Yingying Qu, Heng Weng and Tianyong Hao

    Citation: BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2019 19(Suppl 2):62

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 19 Supplement 2