ADAMS: Data-base management as a decision support system for epidemiologists

  • Fernando Ferri
  • Patrizia Grifoni
  • Leonardo Meo-Evoli
  • Fabrizio L. Ricci
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 45)

Abstract

The aim of this paper is to describe a system for the creation, management and manipulation of a statistical database. The ADAMS system is designed as a decisions support system that supports the user work in leading up to statistical analysis. The paper includes descriptions of the various models used to represent statistical data and the manipulation thereof.

kev words

statistical databases man-machine interfaces decision support systems 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernando Ferri
    • 1
  • Patrizia Grifoni
    • 2
  • Leonardo Meo-Evoli
    • 2
  • Fabrizio L. Ricci
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Informatica e SistemisticaUniversità di Roma “La Sapienza”RomeItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Studi sulla Ricerca e Documentazione Scientifica del CNRRomeItaly

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