A Decision-Theoretic Planning Approach for Clinical Practice Guideline Modelling

Acosta, Dionisio ;   Garcia-Gomez, Juan Miguel

Tags Healthcare knowledge computerization, execution, inference, management and representationComputational support for patient-centered and evidence-based careComputational intelligence methodologies for healthcare

Current formalisms for modelling a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) as a Computer-Interpretable Guideline (CIG) do not support the explicit...

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A Method to Select a Good Setting for the Knn Algorithm When Using It for Breast Cancer Prognosis

Palacios Pawlovsky, Alberto ;   Nagahashi, Mai

Tags Computer-aided diagnosisDisease diagnostic and prognostic modelsSurvival analysis and health hazard evaluations

Breast cancer is the world's second most frequent type of cancer and in Japan it is the third most frequent one. The prognosis of its...

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A New Information Fusion Approach for Recognition of Music-Induced Emotions

Naji, Mohsen ;   Azadfallah, Parviz ;   Firoozabadi, S.M.P.

Tags Cognitive and decision support systems

In the present paper, a new information fusion approach based on 3-channel forehead biosignals (from left temporalis, frontalis, and right...

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A Wavelet Frames Based Automatic Method for Lung Area Segmentation in Multiple Slices of CT Scan

Nizami, Imran Fareed ;   akram, Usman

Tags Computer-aided diagnosisDisplay and visualization of medical data

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Electronic Health Record to Support Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention – Integrating Guidelines and Archetypes

Moro, Claudia ;   Cintho, Lilian Mie Mukai ;   Garcia, Diego

Tags Cognitive and decision support systemsHealthcare knowledge computerization, execution, inference, management and representationInteroperability and data representation in healthcare delivery

As Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) incidence in the world is increasing, preventive actions are necessary. Integration of Clinical Practice...

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Fractal and Image Analysis of Cytoskeletal Changes in Tumour Cells Due to the Effects of Maspin

Hossain, M Alamgir ;   Al-Mamun, Mohammad Abdullah ;   Bass, Rosemary ;   Farid, Dewan Md ;   Lorna, Ravenhill

Tags Computational intelligence methodologies for healthcare

Maspin (SERPINB5) is a type II metastasis suppressor that influences multiple cellular functions. To date, maspin has been shown to increase...

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