Information retrieval : a health and biomedical perspective /
William R. Hersh.
2nd ed.
New York : Springer, c2003.
xiv, 517 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
0387955224 (hbk. : alk. paper)
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series title
New York : Springer, c2003.
0387955224 (hbk. : alk. paper)
general note
First ed. has subtitle: a health care perspective.
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references (p. 450-502) and index.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Series Prefacep. vii
Prefacep. ix
Basic Concepts
Terms, Models, and Resourcesp. 3
Health and Biomedical Informationp. 22
System Evaluationp. 83
State of the Art
Contentp. 117
Indexingp. 146
Retrievalp. 183
Evaluationp. 219
Research Directions
Lexical-Statistical Systemsp. 265
Linguistic Systemsp. 310
Augmenting Systems for Usersp. 356
Information Extractionp. 397
Ten Sample Documents to Illustrate Indexing and Retrievalp. 431
Inverted File of Words from Documents of Appendix 1p. 435
Document Vectors for Words from Documents of Appendix 1 with Weighting Measuresp. 443
Inverted File of MeSH Terms from Documents of Appendix 1 with Term Frequency and Postingsp. 448
Referencesp. 450
Indexp. 503
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