• Hema Sagar Vakati SRM UNIVERSITY
  • Jebakumar R SRM University


Health care is taking its turn in the internet now and online health information consumption is also booming. Users have started generating healthcare
reports like online doctor reviews open to all. Hence, online health forums are increasingly popular these days since people can gather their required
data by just sitting at home and select the best doctor by considering the reviews available online. The patients also browse on their concerned
diseases and use the open forum for discussion on the topics. On an average, these online health-care providers are mainly focusing on reviews about
the physicians. The feedback provided by patients is considered and we also analyze the sentiments of the patient to estimate the value of the reviews.
The rating for the doctors is divided into various categories such as Staff, Knowledge, and Helpfulness. We propose support vector machine and apriori
for the classification of data and use sentiment based rating prediction to analyze doctor's reviews and opinion mining patterns for online patterns.
By providing physician ratings in website, it offers the patients to know about the physician and consider the critique and information to make their
Keywords: Support vector machine, Apriori, Sentiment classification, Opinion mining.


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How to Cite
Vakati, H. S., and J. R. “PREDICTING RATINGS FOR USER REVIEWS AND OPINION MINING ANALYZE FOR PHYSICIANS AND HOSPITALS”. Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 10, no. 3, Mar. 2017, pp. 47-49, doi:10.22159/ajpcr.2017.v10i3.16094.
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