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Author Nguyen Hoang Phuong ♦ Prasad, N.R. ♦ Dang Huu Hung ♦ Drake, J.T.
Sponsorship Int. Fuzzy Syst. Assoc.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2001
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Special computer methods
Subject Keyword Computer aided software engineering ♦ Lungs ♦ Diseases ♦ Medical expert systems ♦ History ♦ Diagnostic expert systems ♦ Medical diagnostic imaging ♦ Medical diagnosis ♦ Fuzzy logic ♦ Decision making
Abstract In recent years, we have developed an expert system for the diagnosis of lung diseases using cased-based reasoning and other rule-based systems using fuzzy logic. Case-based reasoning is the process of using solutions to previously encountered problems as a basis for reasoning solution to new problems. The knowledge base of the Case-Based Reasoning System for Diagnosis of Lung Diseases is a case base of patient records consisting of documented experience. On the other hand, the knowledge base of the Expert System for Lung Diseases is a set of IF-THEN rules based on the experience of medical doctors. In fact, these two systems make diagnoses of lung diseases based on two different knowledge bases. One is a case base and other is a rule base. Our design combines the diagnoses of these two methods in order to obtain improved accuracy in lung disease diagnosis. In this paper, we offer an approach to combining case-based reasoning and rule-based reasoning for lung disease diagnosis.
Description Author affiliation: The Rio Grande Inst. for Soft Comput., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, NM, USA (Nguyen Hoang Phuong)
ISBN 0780370783
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2001-07-25
Publisher Place Canada
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 452.28 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 883
Ending Page 888


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library