Extraction of UMLS® Concepts Using Apache cTAKES™ for German Language.
Stud Health Technol Inform. 2016;223:71-76
Authors: Becker M, Böckmann B
Abstract Automatic information extraction of medical concepts and classification with semantic standards from medical reports is useful for standardization and for clinical research. This paper presents an approach for an UMLS concept extraction with a customized natural language processing pipeline for German clinical notes using Apache cTAKES.