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Design of a Well-Protected Patient Record Unit for Multi-centre Knowledge-Based System CLINAID

  • Viswanathan Kaliappan
  • Ladislav J. Kohout
  • John Anderson
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 45)

Abstract

In this paper, we describe the high level design of a general, modular and comprehensive Patient record unit (PRU) that can interface with two distinct environments simultaneously and provide for their mutual secure local or remote interaction. One environment is formed by a community of distributed interacting expert systems, or a multicentre concurrent Knowledge-Based System (KBS). The other environment consists of a community of data bases distributed locally or connected via a remote communication network. The paper is concluded with the description of the way in which the PRU is integrated within a multicentre, multi-context and multi-environment KBS CLinaid. Further relevant references to this approach are provided.

Keywords

Human User Knowledge User Abstract Data Type Activity Graph High Level Design 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Viswanathan Kaliappan
    • 1
  • Ladislav J. Kohout
    • 1
  • John Anderson
    • 2
  1. 1.The Center for Expert Systems and Robotics, Department of Computer ScienceFlorida State UniversityTallahasseeUSA
  2. 2.King’s College School of Medicine and DentistryUniversity of LondonUK

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