The Yale cTAKES Extensions (YTEX) is a set of UIMA annotation engines and utilites that complement the Clinical Text Analysis and Knowledge Extraction System (cTAKES).

These include:


Vijay Garla
Cynthia Brandt

Associated Institutions

Yale University
VA West Haven

Application Domains
  • Clinical records
Other Resource Type
Software Subtype
  • Classification
  • Named entity recognition
  • Regular expressions
  • Sectionizer
Programming Languages
  • Java
Operating Systems
  • Linux
  • OS X
  • Unix
  • Windows
Included Components
  • Application Programming Interface
  • Graphical User Interface
  • Library of modular components
  • Pipeline workflow
  • Plug-in to other software
Dataset Subtype
Data Model Subtype
  • Object relational
  • Relational
Online Resource Subtype
Knowledge Base Subtype
Intended User Types
  • Informatics researcher
  • NLP researcher or developer
Available Documentation
  • Included demo/tutorial data
  • Screenshots
  • Web page/HTML documentation
Licensing Type