Standardized Research of Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment Data of Epilepsy
Chinese medicine often uses natural language to describe disease symptoms, resulting in inconsistent symptom naming, affecting data mining analysis and clinical efficacy evaluation results. This study sorted out the terms of epilepsy symptoms by core symptom extraction, compound symptom resolution, semantic induction and semantic class method. The disease diagnosis terminology is compiled with reference to the International classification of Disease-Eleven Edition (ICD-11) Codes. Refer to the Pharmacopoeia of the people’s republic of china to regulate the name of the Chinese medicine. The terminology for evaluation of efficacy is classified according to “healing”, “improving” and “unhealing”. The Standardized data can be used for data mining analysis.
KeywordsEpilepsy diagnosis and treatment data Data standardization Preferred term Synonymous term
This work was supported by the National Key Research and Development Program of China (Grant No. 2017YFB1002302), the National “Twelfth Five-Year” Plan for Science & Technology (Grant No. 2013BAH06F03) and the National Natural Science Funds of China (Grant No. 81403281).
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