Fuzzy Logic-Based Tools for the Acquisition and Representation of Knowledge in Biomedical Applications

  • Elisabeta Binaghi
Part of the International Series on Microprocessor-Based and Intelligent Systems Engineering book series (ISCA, volume 11)


This paper illustrates the use of fuzzy logic-based tools, including a hybrid system based on neural networks and fuzzy set representation techniques, in building medical expert systems. These tools have been employed in several medical diagnostic situations presenting different complexities. The first set of applications concerns diagnostic problems in the field of gynecology; the second includes biomedical image interpretations using radiological and colposcopic images.


Membership Function Fuzzy Reasoning Fuzzy Knowledge Object Frame Diagnostic Rule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elisabeta Binaghi
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  1. 1.IFCTR-CNRMilanoItaly

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