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Journal of Medical Systems

, Volume 9, Issue 1–2, pp 29–41 | Cite as

An expert system for nursing practice

Clinical decision support
  • Sheila A. Ryan
Articles

Abstract

An artificial-intelligence-based nursing knowledge base can serve as an expert clinical decision support system in the areas of standards of care, care plans, continuing education, and others for patient conditions with both medical and nursing diagnoses.

Keywords

Knowledge Base Support System Decision Support Clinical Decision Expert System 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sheila A. Ryan
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  1. 1.From the School of NursingCreighton UniversityOmaha

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