David Riaño

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Chronically ill patients are complex health care cases that require the coordinated interaction of multiple professionals. A correct intervention of these sort of patients entails the accurate analysis of the conditions of each concrete patient and the adaptation of evidence-based standard intervention plans to these conditions. There are some other(More)
Procedural knowledge in medicine is embedded in Clinical Practice Guidelines whose textual condition makes it difficult to share and to reuse. Several languages for formal definition of clinical practice guidelines have been proposed to overcome these difficulties. In order to deal with the huge amount of medical situations, these languages use to be(More)
BACKGROUND Knowledge Translation (KT) plays a vital role in the modern health care community, facilitating the incorporation of new evidence into practice. Web 2.0 tools provide a useful mechanism for establishing an online KT environment in which health practitioners share their practice-related knowledge and experiences with an online community of(More)
It has been suggested that multi-agent systems (MAS) are specially adequate for the solution of problems with a dynamic, uncertain and distributed nature. Within industrial applications, there is a wide spectrum of problems with these characteristics, in particular those covering the modelling of artifacts, methodologies and organisations. Three case(More)
a Software Department, Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), Jordi Girona 1-3, E08034 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain E-mail: {ia,miquel,sanguesa}@lsi.upc.es b Chemical and Environmental Engineering Lab, University of Girona, Campus de Montilivi, E17071 Girona, Catalonia, Spain E-mail: {ignasi,quim,poch}@lequia1.udg.es c Department of Computer Engineering &(More)
Palliative Care Units are hospital services that assist advanced-state terminal patients. These patients are geographically distributed and some hospital tasks as the organization of visits, the management of medicines, and the analysis of patients are difficult to manage. Here, a multi-layer computer system is proposed. The communication, information(More)