[Elsnet-list] Book: Information Retrieval in Biomedicine

Mathieu.Roche at lirmm.fr Mathieu.Roche at lirmm.fr
Tue Mar 10 20:49:47 CET 2009


NEW BOOK (March 2009) - BioNLP Domain:

Information Retrieval in Biomedicine: Natural Language Processing for
Knowledge Integration

ISBN: 978-1-60566-274-9; 460 pp; March 2009, Published under Medical
Information Science Reference

Edited by: Violaine Prince, University Montpellier 2, France; Mathieu
Roche, University Montpellier 2, France

Release details and information are available from:

Table of Contents:



Today, there is an intense interest for bio natural language processing
(NLP) creating a need among researchers, academicians, and practitioners
for a comprehensive publication of articles in this area.

Information Retrieval in Biomedicine: Natural Language Processing for
Knowledge Integration provides relevant theoretical frameworks and the
latest empirical research findings in this area according to a linguistic
granularity. As a critical mass of advanced knowledge, this book presents
original applications, going beyond existing publications while opening up
the road for a broader use of NLP in biomedicine.



- Automatic alignment of medical terminologies
- Biomedical information extraction
- Biomedical terminological resources for information retrieval
- Cross-language information retrieval
- Extracting patient case profiles
- Knowledge integration in biomedicine
- Lexical enrichment of biomedical ontology
- Lexical granularity for automatic indexing
- Medical information retrieval systems
- Natural language processing
- Ontological knowledge management
- Participative analysis and language engineering
- Word sense disambiguation in biomedical applications

Mathieu Roche
LIRMM - UMR 5506                    web: www.lirmm.fr/~mroche
Université Montpellier 2            tel: 04 67 41 85 11
34392 Montpellier Cedex 5 - France

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