Implementation of ontology for intelligent hospital ward

Kataria, Pavandeep and Juric, Radmila and Paurobally, Shamimabi and Madani, Kambiz (2008) Implementation of ontology for intelligent hospital ward. In: Proceedings of the 41st Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS 41), Hawaii, Big Island, US, January 7 - 10, 2008. IEEE, pp. 253-262. ISBN 0769530758


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We have developed and implemented an ontology for an intelligent hospital ward. Our aim is to address the pervasiveness of computing applications in healthcare environments, which require: sharing of data across the hospital, including data generated by sensors and embedded in such environments, and dealing with semantic heterogeneity that exists across the hospital's data repositories. Our conceptual ontological model that supports such an environment has been implemented using semantic web tools and tested through the application developed with the J2EE technology.

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Subjects: University of Westminster > Science and Technology > Electronics and Computer Science, School of (No longer in use)
Depositing User: Miss Nina Watts
Date Deposited: 11 May 2009 14:45
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2010 14:35

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