News Release: Medical Researchers Tap Xerox “Text Mining” Tool to Curb Hospital-Acquired Infections

Each year, hospital -acquired infections (HAIs) affect millions of patients around the world, killing hundreds of thousands. While doctors and nurses have stepped-up hand washing and other methods to curtail infection, linguists at Xerox Research Centre Europe have teamed up with medical researchers in France to explore how “language technology” can help.
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Published on : Thursday 25 March 2010