Published on in Vol 7, No 3 (2019): Jul-Sep

Fine-Tuning Bidirectional Encoder Representations From Transformers (BERT)–Based Models on Large-Scale Electronic Health Record Notes: An Empirical Study

Fine-Tuning Bidirectional Encoder Representations From Transformers (BERT)–Based Models on Large-Scale Electronic Health Record Notes: An Empirical Study

Fine-Tuning Bidirectional Encoder Representations From Transformers (BERT)–Based Models on Large-Scale Electronic Health Record Notes: An Empirical Study

Fei Li 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Yonghao Jin 3, MSc;  Weisong Liu 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Bhanu Pratap Singh Rawat 4, MSc;  Pengshan Cai 4, MSc;  Hong Yu 1, 2, 3, 4, PhD

1 Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center , Bedford, MA, US

2 Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester, MA, US

3 Department of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts Lowell , Lowell, MA, US

4 School of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts , Amherst, MA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Hong Yu, PhD
  • Department of Computer Science
  • University of Massachusetts Lowell
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