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A knowledge-based modelling of hospital information systems components

  • Henry Kanoui
  • Michel Joubert
  • René Favard
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 934)

Abstract

In this paper, we point out the necessity for large information systems, and especially hospital information systems, to encompass a knowledge-based model of the domain covered. We discuss the characteristics of such a model and present the knowledge representation adopted in previous projects. The XQL formalism, which enables application programs to query the model at run-time, is then introduced. The theoretical model and operational semantics of XQL are presented and discussed.

Keywords

Knowledge Representation Operational Semantic Semantic Network Hospital Information System Semantic Relationship 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry Kanoui
    • 1
  • Michel Joubert
    • 1
    • 2
  • René Favard
    • 1
  1. 1.Technopôle de Château-Gombert, Europarc, bat. CIIRIAMMarseille Cedex 13France
  2. 2.Faculté de MédecineCERTIMMarseille Cedex 15France

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