Published on in Vol 17, No 5 (2015): May

Utilizing the Wikidata System to Improve the Quality of Medical Content in Wikipedia in Diverse Languages: A Pilot Study

Utilizing the Wikidata System to Improve the Quality of Medical Content in Wikipedia in Diverse Languages: A Pilot Study

Utilizing the Wikidata System to Improve the Quality of Medical Content in Wikipedia in Diverse Languages: A Pilot Study

Alexander Pfundner 1, BSc;  Tobias Schönberg 2, MSc;  John Horn 3, PharmD;  Richard D Boyce 4, PhD;  Matthias Samwald 1, PhD

1 Section for Medical Expert and Knowledge-Based Systems, Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna , AT

2 Unaffiliated , Innsbruck , AT

3 School of Pharmacy , University of Washington, Seattle, WA, US

4 Department of Biomedical Informatics , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Matthias Samwald, PhD
  • Section for Medical Expert and Knowledge-Based Systems
  • Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems
  • Medical University of Vienna
  • Spitalgasse 23
  • Vienna
  • AT
  • Phone: 43 140400 ext 66650
  • Email: matthias.samwald@meduniwien.ac.at