Knowledge-based approaches to the maintenance of a large controlled medical terminology Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Computer Simulation
  • Terminology as Topic
  • Unified Medical Language System

abstract

  • The MED is a hybrid of terminology and knowledge. It provides domain coverage, synonymy, consistency of views, explicit relationships, and multiple classification while preventing redundancy, ambiguity (homonymy) and misclassification.

publication date

  • January 1994

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC116183

PubMed ID

  • 7719786

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 35

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 1

number

  • 1