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Mining of textual health information from reddit: analysis of chronic diseases with extracted entities and their relations

Published inJournal of Medical Internet Research, vol. 21, no. 6, e12876
Publication date2019
Abstract

Social media platforms constitute a rich data source for natural language processing tasks such as named entity recognition, relation extraction, and sentiment analysis. In particular, social media platforms about health provide a different insight into patient's experiences with diseases and treatment than those found in the scientific literature.

Keywords
  • Chronic disease
  • Data mining
  • Social media
Funding
  • Autre - University of Geneva and Yonsei University Joint Seed Funding
Citation (ISO format)
FOUFI, Vasiliki et al. Mining of textual health information from reddit: analysis of chronic diseases with extracted entities and their relations. In: Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2019, vol. 21, n° 6, p. e12876. doi: 10.2196/12876
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