Artificial Neural Networks in Medical Diagnosis

  • Y. Fukuoka
Part of the Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing book series (STUDFUZZ, volume 96)


The purpose of this chapter is to cover a broad range of topics relevant to artificial neural network techniques for biomedicine. The chapter consists of two parts: theoretical foundations of artificial neural networks and their applications to biomedicine. The first part deals with theoretical bases for understanding neural network models. The second part can be further divided into two subparts: the first half provides a general survey of applications of neural networks to biomedicine and the other half describes some examples from the first half in more detail.


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