Using Edge AI and Language Understanding for Predictive Modeling of Acute Medical Intoxications


  • Strahil Sokolov University of Telecommunications and Post, Bulgaria
  • Stanislava Georgieva Medical university of Varna, Bulgaria



NLP, Edge AI, medical documents, medicinal intoxication


This paper presents a new approach to processing and categorization of text from patient documents in Bulgarian language using Natural Language Processing and Edge AI. The proposed algorithm contains several phases - personal data anonymization, pre-processing and conversion of text to vectors, model training and recognition. The experimental results in terms of achieved accuracy are comparable with modern approaches.


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How to Cite

Sokolov, S., & Georgieva, S. (2021). Using Edge AI and Language Understanding for Predictive Modeling of Acute Medical Intoxications. The Journal of CIEES, 1(2), 18–22.