NLP in the Healthcare Sector
This is an introductory textbook to the field of biomedical natural language processing (NLP), particularly for NLP specialists.
The familiar NLP topics of Vectorization, Named Entity Extraction, Relation Extraction are reformulated in the context of biomedical informatics, with rich biomedical examples and a good amount of explanation.
This book is very easy to read and offers insight into the relevant subject areas, which include NLP, bioinformatics, and linguistics. . Complex technical details are successfully distilled into abstract ideas which are at a level that can be understood without much prior knowledge.
In short, it offers an exhaustive understanding about the techniques of NLP and guided explanations about its applications in the healthcare sector.