MedNLPDoc: Japanese Shared Task for Clinical NLP

Eiji Aramaki, Yoshinobu Kano, Tomoko Ohkuma, Mizuki Morita
2016 Clinical Natural Language Processing Workshop  
Due to the recent replacements of physical documents with electronic medical records (EMR), the importance of information processing in medical fields has been increased. We have been organizing the MedNLP task series in NTCIR-10 and 11. These workshops were the first shared tasks which attempt to evaluate technologies that retrieve important information from medical reports written in Japanese. In this report, we describe the NTCIR-12 MedNLPDoc task which is designed for more advanced and
more » ... ical use for the medical fields. This task is considered as a multi-labeling task to a patient record. This report presents results of the shared task, discusses and illustrates remained issues in the medical natural language processing field.
dblp:conf/acl-clinicalnlp/AramakiKOM16 fatcat:55ly53u23vck3amhqfdsjkzp6i