ERIC Number: EJ605297
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Comparing Noun Phrasing Techniques for Use with Medical Digital Library Tools.
Tolle, Kristin M.; Chen, Hsinchun
Journal of the American Society for Information Science, v51 n4 p352-70 Mar 2000
Describes a study that investigated the use of a natural language processing technique called noun phrasing to determine whether it is a viable technique for medical information retrieval. Evaluates four noun phrase generation tools for their ability to isolate noun phrases from medical journal abstracts, focusing on precision and recall. (Contains 49 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic Issue: Digital Libraries: Part 2.