Descriptive Metadata: An Introduction to Terminologies
A Terminology is a set of phrases (or terms) that are used to categorize or index (tag) content in a particular field of knowledge (for which I’ll use the term knowledge domain or domain for short). This tagging facilitates its subsequent organization, categorization, retrieval and analysis.
KeywordsNatural Language Processing Description Logic Unify Medical Language System Renal Hypertension Concept Recognition
- 1.Vanderwal T. Folksonomy coinage and definition. Available from: http://vanderwal.net/folksonomy.html. Cited 9/2/10.
- 2.Dahl O-J, Nygaard K. How object-oriented programming started. Available from: http://heim.ifi.uio.no/~kristen/FORSKNINGSDOK_MAPPE/F_OO_start.html. Cited 6/1/09.
- 3.Date C. What Not How: The Business Rules Approach to Application Development. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Addison-Wesley Pub Co; 2000.Google Scholar
- 4.National Library of Medicine. Medical subject headings – home page. Available from: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/. Cited 11/25/04.
- 5.International Health Terminology Standards Development Organization. SNOMED clinical terms (SNOMED CT) technical implementation guide; Copenhagen, Denmark 2009.Google Scholar
- 6.National Center for Biotechnology Information. NCBI taxonomy homepage. Available from: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Taxonomy/taxonomyhome.html/. Cited 7/8/10.
- 7.Gene Ontology Consortium. An introduction to gene ontology. Available from: http://www.geneontology.org/. Cited 11/26/10.
- 8.World Health Organization. International Classification of Diseases. 10th ed. Geneva: WHO; 1992.Google Scholar
- 9.MedDRA Maintenance and Support Organization. Medical dictionary of regulatory activities. Available from: http://www.meddramsso.com/. Cited September 10, 2009.
- 11.Quintarelli E. Folksonomies: power to the people ISKO Italy-UniMIB meeting; 2005, Milan, Italy.Google Scholar
- 12.Manning C, Raghavan P, Schuetze H. Introduction to Information Retrieval. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2008.Google Scholar
- 13.Jurafsky D, Martin JH. Speech and Language Processing. 2nd ed. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall; 2008.Google Scholar
- 14.Manning C, Schuetze H. Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing. Cambridge: MIT Press; 1999.Google Scholar
- 15.Datawatch Inc. Monarch: overview. Available from: http://www.datawatch.com/_products/monarch_overview.php. Cited 11/1/10.