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Visual Definition of Temporal Clinical Abstractions: A User Interface Based on Novel Metaphors

  • Luca Chittaro
  • Carlo Combi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2101)

Abstract

In this paper, we describe a novel user interface for the visual definition of temporal abstractions based on a set of intuitive metaphors, which represent both temporal features and logical relations of abstractions.

Keywords

Logical Expression Information Visualization Graphic Object Logical Aspect Temporal Abstraction 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Luca Chittaro
    • 1
  • Carlo Combi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of UdineUdineItaly

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