Intensive Applications and Services, International Conference on (2009)
Apr. 20, 2009 to Apr. 25, 2009
The systematic method used to identify diseases is a called differential diagnosis (DDx). It is mostly used by healthcare professionals to diagnose a specific disease in a patient. If the disease is diagnosed, the method could be used to recommend the medications in order to receive treatment. The goal of the current paper is to design a system based on Semantic Web Technologies to a system with the capability to assist healthcare professionals regarding the possible medication or drug to prescribe, according to following fundamental selection criteria.
drug, semantic web, recommendation system, medicine
M. Eccius et al., "SemMed: Applying Semantic Web to Medical Recommendation Systems," Intensive Applications and Services, International Conference on(INTENSIVE), Valencia, Spain, 2009, pp. 47-52.