Bidirectional LSTM-CRF for Clinical Concept Extraction

WS 2016 Raghavendra ChalapathyEhsan Zare BorzeshiMassimo Piccardi

Extraction of concepts present in patient clinical records is an essential step in clinical research. The 2010 i2b2/VA Workshop on Natural Language Processing Challenges for clinical records presented concept extraction (CE) task, with aim to identify concepts (such as treatments, tests, problems) and classify them into predefined categories... (read more)

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