Paul Fontelo

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Digital pathology - implementation challenges in low-resource countries
    Paul Fontelo
    National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Anal Cell Pathol (Amst) 35:31-6. 2012
  2. pmc Finding translational science publications in MEDLINE/PubMed with translational science filters
    Paul Fontelo
    National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 4:455-9. 2011
  3. pmc Utilization of the PICO framework to improve searching PubMed for clinical questions
    Connie Schardt
    Medical Center Library, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:16. 2007
  4. pmc A UMLS-based spell checker for natural language processing in vaccine safety
    Herman D Tolentino
    Bacterial Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:3. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint PICO Linguist and BabelMeSH: development and partial evaluation of evidence-based multilanguage search tools for MEDLINE/PubMed
    Paul Fontelo
    High Performance Computing and Communications, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:817-21. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The PDA as a portal to knowledge sources in a wireless setting
    Paul Fontelo
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    Telemed J E Health 9:141-7. 2003
  7. pmc askMEDLINE: a free-text, natural language query tool for MEDLINE/PubMed
    Paul Fontelo
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:5. 2005
  8. pmc Technical development of PubMed interact: an improved interface for MEDLINE/PubMed searches
    Michael Muin
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:36. 2006
  9. pmc SLIM: an alternative Web interface for MEDLINE/PubMed searches - a preliminary study
    Michael Muin
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:37. 2005
  10. pmc An update on Uniform Resource Locator (URL) decay in MEDLINE abstracts and measures for its mitigation
    Erick Ducut
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:23. 2008

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Digital pathology - implementation challenges in low-resource countries
    Paul Fontelo
    National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Anal Cell Pathol (Amst) 35:31-6. 2012
    ..Digital Pathology may provide solutions. We report student experience to virtual slides on a local network and a remote image server...
  2. pmc Finding translational science publications in MEDLINE/PubMed with translational science filters
    Paul Fontelo
    National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 4:455-9. 2011
    ..Using previously searched terms and standard formulas, the precision and recall of TSS were 0.99 and 0.47, compared to 0.58 and 1.0 for PubMed Entrez, respectively...
  3. pmc Utilization of the PICO framework to improve searching PubMed for clinical questions
    Connie Schardt
    Medical Center Library, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:16. 2007
    ..Many questions go unanswered, however, due to lack of skills in formulating questions, crafting effective search strategies, and accessing databases to identify best levels of evidence...
  4. pmc A UMLS-based spell checker for natural language processing in vaccine safety
    Herman D Tolentino
    Bacterial Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Epidemiology and Surveillance Division, National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:3. 2007
    ..Our objective in this paper was to create a UMLS-based spelling error correction tool as a first step in the natural language processing (NLP) pipeline for AEFI reports...
  5. ncbi request reprint PICO Linguist and BabelMeSH: development and partial evaluation of evidence-based multilanguage search tools for MEDLINE/PubMed
    Paul Fontelo
    High Performance Computing and Communications, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:817-21. 2007
    ..PICO Linguist and BabelMeSH could be useful and convenient tools in finding current evidence sources in the medical literature especially for non-English medical terms that may be difficult to express in English...
  6. ncbi request reprint The PDA as a portal to knowledge sources in a wireless setting
    Paul Fontelo
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    Telemed J E Health 9:141-7. 2003
    ..We studied the use of handheld devices to access MEDLINE and other knowledge sources in a wireless setting...
  7. pmc askMEDLINE: a free-text, natural language query tool for MEDLINE/PubMed
    Paul Fontelo
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:5. 2005
    ..This tool would translate a question into an efficient search...
  8. pmc Technical development of PubMed interact: an improved interface for MEDLINE/PubMed searches
    Michael Muin
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:36. 2006
    ..In this new version, recent developments in Web-based technologies were implemented. These changes may prove to be even more valuable in enhancing user interactivity through client-side manipulation and management of results...
  9. pmc SLIM: an alternative Web interface for MEDLINE/PubMed searches - a preliminary study
    Michael Muin
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:37. 2005
    ..Custom scripts were created to mimic the automatic term mapping process of Entrez. Page generation times for both local and remote connections were recorded...
  10. pmc An update on Uniform Resource Locator (URL) decay in MEDLINE abstracts and measures for its mitigation
    Erick Ducut
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:23. 2008
    ..Lastly, with all the documented recommended methods to preserve URL links, we determined which among them have gained acceptance among authors and publishers...
  11. pmc Mobile app versus Web app: a comparison using 2008-2012 "PubMed for Handhelds" server data
    Paul Fontelo
    National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20894
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:445-50. 2013
    ..A review of 500 randomly selected queries revealed that the majority of queries were clinical questions ((97.8%) and 61% of these queries are searches related to therapy. ..
  12. pmc Evidence-based medicine among internal medicine residents in a community hospital program using smart phones
    Sergio A León
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, 8600 Rockville Pike, National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:5. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint Family nurse practitioner student perception of journal abstract usefulness in clinical decision making: a randomized controlled trial
    Heather L Johnson
    Graduate School of Nursing, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland
    J Am Assoc Nurse Pract 25:597-603. 2013
    ..To assess family nurse practitioner (FNP) student perception of research abstract usefulness in clinical decision making...
  14. pmc Webcasting videoconferences over IP: a synchronous communication experiment
    Craig Locatis
    National Library of Medicine, Building 38A, Room B1N 30F, 8600 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:150-3. 2003
    ..The experiment's rationale, procedures, and outcomes are described, and issues associated with the use of the technologies are identified...
  15. pmc Evidence-based medicine needs easy-to-use handheld tools for universal utilization
    Paul Fontelo
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    MedGenMed 6:53. 2004
  16. doi request reprint Comparing data accuracy between structured abstracts and full-text journal articles: implications in their use for informing clinical decisions
    Paul Fontelo
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, U S National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Evid Based Med 18:207-11. 2013
    ..Efforts have been made to improve quality...
  17. doi request reprint Radiation exposure and cost influence physician medical image decision making: a randomized controlled trial
    Ronald W Gimbel
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Med Care 51:628-32. 2013
    ..Previous imaging utilization studies have focused on clinical appropriateness. An important contributor to excessive use of advanced imaging may be a physician "knowledge gap" regarding the safety and cost of the tests...