Paper: Decomposing Consumer Health Questions

ACL ID W14-3405
Title Decomposing Consumer Health Questions
Venue Proceedings of the BioNLP Shared Task 2013 Workshop
Year 2014

This paper presents a method for decom- posing long, complex consumer health questions. Our approach largely decom- poses questions using their syntactic struc- ture, recognizing independent questions embedded in clauses, as well as coordi- nations and exemplifying phrases. Addi- tionally, we identify elements specific to disease-related consumer health questions,