Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: 9th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine in Europe, AIME 2003, Protaras, Cyprus, October 18-22, 2003, Proceedings / Edition 1

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: 9th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine in Europe, AIME 2003, Protaras, Cyprus, October 18-22, 2003, Proceedings / Edition 1

by Michel Dojat
     
 

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine in Europe, AIME 2003, held in Protaras, Cyprus, in October 2003.

The 24 revised full papers and 26 revised short papers presented together with two invited contributions were carefully reviewed and selected from 65 submissions. The papers are organized in

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Overview

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine in Europe, AIME 2003, held in Protaras, Cyprus, in October 2003.

The 24 revised full papers and 26 revised short papers presented together with two invited contributions were carefully reviewed and selected from 65 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on temporal reasoning, ontology and terminology, image processing and simulation, guidelines and clinical prools, terminology and natural language issues, machine learning, probabilistic networks and Bayesian models, case-based reasoning and decision support, and data mining and knowledge discovery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540201298
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
12/05/2003
Series:
Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Series, #2780
Edition description:
2003
Pages:
394
Product dimensions:
0.84(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

On-Line Extraction of Successive Temporal Sequences from ICU High-Frequency Data for Decision Support Information1
Quality Assessment of Hemodialysis Services through Temporal Data Mining11
Idan: A Distributed Temporal-Abstraction Mediator for Medical Databases21
Prognosis of Approaching Infectious Diseases31
Modeling Multimedia and Temporal Aspects of Semistructured Clinical Data36
NEONATE: Decision Support in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - A Preliminary Report41
Abstracting the Patient Therapeutic History through a Heuristic-Based Qualitative Handling of Temporal Indeterminacy46
How to Represent Medical Ontologies in View of a Semantic Web?51
Using Description Logics for Managing Medical Terminologies61
Ontology for Task-Based Clinical Guidelines and the Theory of Granular Partitions71
Speech Interfaces for Point-of-Care Guideline Systems76
Text Categorization prior to Indexing for the CISMEF Health Catalogue81
Bodily Systems and the Modular Structure of the Human Body86
Multi-agent Approach for Image Processing: A Case Study for MRI Human Brain Scans Interpretation91
Qualitative Simulation of Shock States in a Virtual Patient101
3D Segmentation of MR Brain Images into White Matter, Gray Matter and Cerebro-Spinal Fluid by Means of Evidence Theory112
A Knowledge-Based System for the Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease117
DEGEL: A Hybrid, Multiple-Ontology Framework for Specification and Retrieval of Clinical Guidelines122
Experiences in the Formalisation and Verification of Medical Protocols132
Enhancing Conventional Web Content with Intelligent Knowledge Processing142
Linking Clinical Guidelines with Formal Representations152
Computerised Advice on Drug Dosage Decisions in Childhood Leukaemia: A Method and a Safety Strategy158
The NewGuide Project: Guidelines, Information Sharing and Learning from Exceptions163
Managing Theoretical Single-Disease Guideline Recommendations for Actual Multiple-Disease Patients168
Informal and Formal Medical Guidelines: Bridging the Gap173
Rhetorical Coding of Health Promotion Dialogues179
Learning Derived Words from Medical Corpora189
Learning-Free Text Categorization199
Knowledge-Based Query Expansion over a Medical Terminology Oriented Ontology on the Web209
Linking Rules to Terminologies and Applications in Medical Planning214
Classification of Ovarian Tumors Using Bayesian Least Squares Support Vector Machines219
Attribute Interactions in Medical Data Analysis229
Combining Supervised and Unsupervised Methods to Support Early Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma239
Analysis of Gene Expression Data by the Logic Minimization Approach244
A Journey trough Clinical Applications of Multimethod Decision Trees249
Detailing Test Characteristics for Probabilistic Networks254
Bayesian Learning of the Gas Exchange Properties of the Lung for Prediction of Arterial Oxygen Saturation264
Hierarchical Dirichlet Learning - Filling in the Thin Spots in a Database274
A Bayesian Neural Network Approach for Sleep Apnea Classification284
Probabilistic Networks as Probabilistic Forecasters294
Finding and Explaining Optimal Treatments299
Acquisition of Adaptation Knowledge for Breast Cancer Treatment Decision Support304
Case Based Reasoning for Medical Decision-Support in a Safety Critical Environment314
Constraint Reasoning in Deep Biomedical Models324
Interactive Decision Support for Medical Planning335
Compliance with the Hyperlipidaemia Consensus: Clinicians versus the Computer340
WoundCare: A Palm Pilot-Based Expert System for the Treatment of Pressure Ulcers345
VIE-DIAB: A Support Program for Telemedical Glycaemic Control350
Drifting Concepts as Hidden Factors in Clinical Studies355
Multi-relational Data Mining in Medical Databases365
Is It Time to Trade "Wet-Work" for Network?375
Robots as Models of the Brain: What Can We Learn from Modelling Rat Navigation and Infant Imitation Games?377
Author Index387

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