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Create a Medical information Extraction tool applied on Electronic Patient Record systems mainly for Retrospective Research
KTH, School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
2012 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

This paper deals with medical data extraction from electronic patient record (EPR) system. Most of the medical data are stored in patient record systems, and data that are much valuable for medical research. If a researcher wants to extract medical information today, it has to be done manually because the data are stored in unstructured textual format in a system created by hospital staff. There is no way of extracting data in structure way. This paper is going to introduce an information extraction application for EPR system that allows the researcher to set up a study with inclusion and parameters for extraction for retrospective surveys in a webuser-interface environment. Inclusion is what the researcher would like to study (a defined category or criteria) and parameters specify the characteristics of inclusion the criteria. Result of this application provides an extracted clinical data that is used for retrospective surveys, downloadable to an MS-Excel file.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 97 p.
Series
TRITA-ICT-EX, 2012:321
Keyword [en]
Clinical information, Extract clinical information, Paper based Patient Record (PPR); Computer based Patient Record (CPR), Electronic Patient Record (EPR), and health care system
National Category
Engineering and Technology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-121527OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-121527DiVA: diva2:618745
Educational program
Master of Science - Interactive Systems Engineering
Uppsok
Technology
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Available from: 2013-04-30 Created: 2013-04-30 Last updated: 2014-10-10Bibliographically approved

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