Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies

A Practical Perspective

Anya Okhmatovskaia, Arash Shaban-Nejad, Maxime Lavigne, David L. Buckeridge

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Abstract

The paper presents an overview of approaches to encoding uncertain causal knowledge in formal ontologies and demonstrates how these approaches can be used in a semantic-driven application for public health using the Population Health Record (PopHR) platform as an example.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicatione-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014
EditorsLouise Pape-Haugaard, Brigitte Seroussi Brigitte, Osman Saka, Christian Lovis, Arie Hasman, Stig Kjaer Andersen
PublisherIOS Press
Pages1125-1129
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781614994312
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Event25th European Medical Informatics Conference, MIE 2014 - Istanbul, Turkey
Duration: Aug 31 2014Sep 3 2014

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume205
ISSN (Print)0926-9630
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365

Other

Other25th European Medical Informatics Conference, MIE 2014
CountryTurkey
CityIstanbul
Period8/31/149/3/14

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Public health
Semantics
Ontology
Public Health
Health
Population

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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Okhmatovskaia, A., Shaban-Nejad, A., Lavigne, M., & Buckeridge, D. L. (2014). Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies: A Practical Perspective. In L. Pape-Haugaard, B. Seroussi Brigitte, O. Saka, C. Lovis, A. Hasman, & S. K. Andersen (Eds.), e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014 (pp. 1125-1129). (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 205). IOS Press. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-432-9-1125

Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies : A Practical Perspective. / Okhmatovskaia, Anya; Shaban-Nejad, Arash; Lavigne, Maxime; Buckeridge, David L.

e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014. ed. / Louise Pape-Haugaard; Brigitte Seroussi Brigitte; Osman Saka; Christian Lovis; Arie Hasman; Stig Kjaer Andersen. IOS Press, 2014. p. 1125-1129 (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 205).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Okhmatovskaia, A, Shaban-Nejad, A, Lavigne, M & Buckeridge, DL 2014, Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies: A Practical Perspective. in L Pape-Haugaard, B Seroussi Brigitte, O Saka, C Lovis, A Hasman & SK Andersen (eds), e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, vol. 205, IOS Press, pp. 1125-1129, 25th European Medical Informatics Conference, MIE 2014, Istanbul, Turkey, 8/31/14. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-432-9-1125
Okhmatovskaia A, Shaban-Nejad A, Lavigne M, Buckeridge DL. Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies: A Practical Perspective. In Pape-Haugaard L, Seroussi Brigitte B, Saka O, Lovis C, Hasman A, Andersen SK, editors, e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014. IOS Press. 2014. p. 1125-1129. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics). https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-432-9-1125
Okhmatovskaia, Anya ; Shaban-Nejad, Arash ; Lavigne, Maxime ; Buckeridge, David L. / Addressing the Challenge of Encoding Causal Epidemiological Knowledge in Formal Ontologies : A Practical Perspective. e-Health - For Continuity of Care - Proceedings of MIE 2014. editor / Louise Pape-Haugaard ; Brigitte Seroussi Brigitte ; Osman Saka ; Christian Lovis ; Arie Hasman ; Stig Kjaer Andersen. IOS Press, 2014. pp. 1125-1129 (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics).
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