UMLS-Norm version 0.01 ====================== This module performs term normalization using UMLS LUINORM. It works best at token level. Given a word as an input, it returns its normalized form. E.g. chemicals -> chemical alzheimer's -> alzheimer The LUINorm program has to be downloaded and installed inorder to work with his module. For more infromation about Norm program and its sister program LUINorm refer: http://lexsrv2.nlm.nih.gov/SPECIALIST/Projects/lvg/2009/docs/userDoc/tools/norm.html INSTALLATION To install this module type the following: perl Makefile.PL make make test make install DEPENDENCIES This module requires these other modules and libraries: blah blah blah COPYRIGHT AND LICENCE Put the correct copyright and licence information here. Copyright (C) 2010 by Harsha Gurulingappa This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself, either Perl version 5.8.8 or, at your option, any later version of Perl 5 you may have available.