|Information and language technology for health information and communication||Informaatio- ja kieliteknologiaa terveystiedon ja -kommunikaation tueksi|
IKITIK is an interdisciplinary research consortium who focuses on developing innovative, intelligent, state-of-the-art clinical information and language technology solutions tailored for medical data. We have a special emphasis on the free-text narratives in electronic health records. A central aim of our research is to utilize language technology to support health care workers in managing the textual data in electronic health records. Our research is based on end-user needs and will be carefully tested using both statistical techniques and genuine end-user feedback.
Key active members are from the following organizations:
- Connected Health programme, Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku
- Turku NLP group, Department of Computing, University of Turku
- Turku University Hospital
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