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MedEval — A Swedish medical test collection with Doctors and Patients user groups

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Title: MedEval — A Swedish medical test collection with Doctors and Patients user groups
Authors: Friberg Heppin, Karin
Issue Date: 14-Jul-2011
Publication type: Conference paper - peer reviewed
Organization: Department of Swedish, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Citation: Journal of Biomedical Semantics. 2011 Jul 14;2(Suppl 3):S4
Abstract: Abstract Background Test collections for information retrieval are scarce. Domain specific test collections even more so, and medical test collections in the Swedish language non-existent prior to the making of the MedEval test collection. Most research in information retrieval has been performed in the English language, thus most test collections contain English documents. However, English is morphologically poor compared to many other European languages and a number of interesting and importan... more
Description: © 2011 Heppin; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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