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Agents and Healthcare: A Glance to the Future

  • Alfredo Villar
  • Alessia Federici
  • Roberta Annicchiarico
Part of the Whitestein Series in Software Agent Technologies and Autonomic Computing book series (WSSAT)

Abstract

The global expansion of information technologies in every sector and industry made the use of computers in Health-care increasingly common since long time ago. Recently new and innovative applications of information technologies in Healthcare are going up in several areas.

Keywords

Assistive Technology Clinical Decision Support System Agent Technology Clinical Information System Brain Tumor Diagnosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alfredo Villar
    • 1
  • Alessia Federici
    • 2
  • Roberta Annicchiarico
    • 2
  1. 1.Universitat Politècnica de CatalunyaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Fondazione Santa LuciaRomaItalia

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