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Telemedicine and Knowledge Representation for Traditional Chinese Medicine

  • Allan K. Y. WongEmail author
  • Jackei H. K. Wong
  • Wilfred W. K. Lin
  • Tharam S. Dillon
  • Elizabeth J. Chang
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Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 587)

Abstract

The knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been in existence for more than 3,000 years. However, TCM was practised in various forms according to the constraints imposed by the different geographical and environmental conditions.

Keywords

Traditional Chinese Medicine Information Communication Technology Unify Medical Language System Semantic Group Ontology Evolution 
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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Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan K. Y. Wong
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jackei H. K. Wong
    • 2
    • 3
  • Wilfred W. K. Lin
    • 2
    • 4
  • Tharam S. Dillon
    • 5
  • Elizabeth J. Chang
    • 6
  1. 1.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  2. 2.HerbMiners Informatics LimitedShatinHong Kong SAR
  3. 3.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  4. 4.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  5. 5.Department of Computer Science and Computer EngineeringLa Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  6. 6.School of Business, Australian Defence Force AcademyUniversity of New South WalesCanberraAustralia

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