Evaluating medical information retrieval
Koopman, Bevan, Bruza, Peter D., Sitbon, Laurianne, & Lawley, Michael J. (2011) Evaluating medical information retrieval. In 34th Annual ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in information retrieval, 24-28 July 2011, Beijing.
This paper presents a framework for evaluating information retrieval of medical records. We use the BLULab corpus, a large collection of real-world de-identified medical records. The collection has been hand coded by clinical terminol- ogists using the ICD-9 medical classification system. The ICD codes are used to devise queries and relevance judge- ments for this collection. Results of initial test runs using a baseline IR system are provided. Queries and relevance judgements are online to aid further research in medical IR. Please visit: http://koopman.id.au/med_eval.
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|Item Type:||Conference Item (Poster)|
|Keywords:||Medical Information Retrieval, Evaluation|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES (080700) > Information Retrieval and Web Search (080704)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
Past > Schools > Information Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 the authors|
|Deposited On:||25 Aug 2011 09:34|
|Last Modified:||25 Aug 2011 09:34|
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