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TableĀ 1 False positivesā€™ types and frequencies

From: An efficient prototype method to identify and correct misspellings in clinical text

Error type Surgical pathology notes Emergency visit and progress notes
Different word, spelled correctly 3 (60%) 9 (37.5%)
Misspelling of different word 0 (0%) 12 (50%)
Alternative form of noisy term 2 (40%) 0 (0%)
Slang equivalent 0 (0%) 3 (12.5%)
Totals 5 (100%) 24 (100%)