Vaidurya-A Concept-Based, Context-Sensitive Search Engine For Clinical Guidelines. Conference Paper uri icon


  • Abstract A major problem in the effective use of clinical guidelines is fast and accurate access at the point of care. Thus, we are developing a digital electronic guideline library (DeGeL) and a set of tools for incremental conversion of free-text guidelines into increasingly machine-comprehensible representations, which support automated application. Even if guidelines are represented in electronic fashion, care providers need to be able to quickly retrieve the guidelines that best fit the clinical situation at hand. We …

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  • January 1, 2004

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