BioinQA: metadata-based multi-document QA system for addressing the issues in biomedical domain

Inderscience Publishers Ltd
Sparsh Mittal Saket Gupta Ankush Mittal
Despite the availability of large amount of biomedical literature; extracting relevant information catering to the exact need of the user has been difficult in the absence of efficient domain specific information retrieval tools. Biomedical question answering (QA) systems require special techniques to address domain-specific issues, since a wide variety of user- groups having different information needs; terminology and level of understanding, etc., may access the information. While specialised information retrieval tools are not suitable for ...