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Strategies for Efficient Implementation of the Arden Syntax for Medical Decision Support

  • Gabor Magyar
  • K. Arkad
  • X. Gao
  • H. Gill
  • O. Wigertz
  • H. Åhlfeldt
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 45)

Abstract

Together with other medical centres we are working on a common language, called Arden Syntax to present medical knowledge, that can be used for knowledge exchange between different institutes. The form of the language has evolved during the last eighteen months and work is still going on to improve the expressiveness and implementability of the language. In this paper some of our experiences, both in connection with the language and in connection with the operating environment are described. Properties of operating environments and medical information systems that may facilitate integration of medical logic are described.

Keywords

Medical Term Medical Knowledge Clinical Information System Patient Database Medical Information System 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabor Magyar
    • 1
  • K. Arkad
    • 1
  • X. Gao
    • 1
  • H. Gill
    • 1
  • O. Wigertz
    • 1
  • H. Åhlfeldt
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept.of Medical Informatics, Faculty of Health SciencesLinköping UniversityLinköpingSweden

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