Toward automatic recognition of high quality clinical evidence. Academic Article uri icon

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  • Automatic methods for recognizing topically relevant documents supported by high quality research can assist clinicians in practicing evidence-based medicine. We approach the challenge of identifying articles with high quality clinical evidence as a binary classification problem. Combining predictions from supervised machine learning methods and using deep semantic features, we achieve 73.5% precision and 67% recall.


  • Kilicoglu, Halil
  • Demner-Fushman, Dina
  • Rindflesch, Thomas C
  • Wilczynski, Nancy L
  • Haynes, Robert Brian

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  • November 6, 2008