Banzai Repository


Official Logos
Group Logo Banzai Icon (OLD) DEIM Logo URV Logo



Models


Work Map
EOC Data Model
: XML Schema (v1.0 - v1.1), XML example (v1.0 - v1.1), Java classes (v1.0), Documentation (v1.0).
Rules Model: XML Schema, XML, XSL., Java classes (V1.0), Documentation.
SDA Knowledge Model: XML Schema (v1.0 - v1.1), XML example (HT1.0, DM1.0 - HT1.1), JPEG, Java classes, Documentation.
OWL Knowledge: APO, CPO, OWL, Java classes, Documentation.




Data

COPD episodes
SAGESSA Data: 2009, 2005-2009.
HCB Data

Repository of background knowledge: diabetes, heart disease, post-operative, thyroid




Source Code

EOC Java classes (v1.0).
SDA* Library




Applications

SDA* Lab v1.3 (.rar) and SDA* v1.0
User's Manual (.pdf)
SDA* Lab v1.4 (.rar)




Documents

Riaño D, The EOC Data Model v1.0. Internal Report (.doc).
Riaño D. SDA* v1.0 User's Manual (.pdf)
Riaño D.  SDA Ececution 1.1 (pdf).




Papers

2014
Real F., Riaño D., Alonso JR. Training Residents in the Application of Clinical Guidelines for Differential Diagnosis of the most Frequent Causes of Arterial Hypertension with Decision Tables. KR4HC 2014, July 21, Vienna.
David Riaño D., Solanas A. Exploiting the Relation between Environmental Factors and Diseases: A Case Study on COPD. KR4HC 2014, July 21, Vienna.
Riaño D, Lenz R, Miksch S, Peleg M, Reichert M, ten Teije A (Eds.). Process Support and Knowledge Representation in Health Care. Springer LNAI 8268, 2014.
2013
Riaño D., Bohada JA, Collado A, López-Vallverdú JA. MPM: A Knowledge-Based Model of Medical Practice. Int. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 46(3): 379–387. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbi.2013.01.007. June 2013.
Taboada M, Meizoso M, Martínez D, Riaño D, A. Alonso. Combining open-source NLP tools to parse clinical practice guidelines. Expert Systems: The Journal of Knowledge Engineering 31(1): 3-11, DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0394.2010.00575.x, Feb 2013.
Riaño D, Collado A.  Model-Based Combination of Treatments for the Management of Chronic Comorbid Patients. 14th Int. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, AIME 2013, Murcia, Spain. In: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine. Springer LNAI 7885, 11-16.
López-Vallverdú JA, Riaño D, Collado A.  Rule-Based Combination of Comorbid Treatments for Chronic Diseases Applied to Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, and Heart Failure. LNAI 7738, 30-41, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-36438-9_2.
Lenz R, Miksch S, Peleg M, Reichert M, Riaño D, ten Teije A (Eds.). Process Support and Knowledge Representation in Health Care. Springer LNAI 7738, 2013.
2012
JA López-Vallverdú, D Riaño, J Bohada. Improving medical decision trees by combining relevant health-care criteria. Expert Systems with Applications, 39(14): 11782-11791, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2012.04.073, Oct 2012.
JA Bohada, D Riaño, JA Lopez-Vallverdú. Automatic Generation of Clinical Algorithms within the SDA Model. Expert Systems with Applications, 39(12): 10709-10721, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2012.02.196, Sept 2012.
D Riaño, F Real, JA López-Vallverdú, F Campana, S Ercolani, P Mecocci, R Annicchiarico, C Caltagirone. An ontology-based personalization of health-care knowledge to support clinical decisions for chronically ill patients. Int. Journal of Biomedical Informatics. 45(3): 429-446, Jun 2012. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbi.2011.12.008. Also published in the JBI Virtual Issue on Computer-interpretable Clinical Guidelines (Ed. Mor Peleg), 2013.
Riaño D, Onaindia E, Cazorla M (Eds.). Artificial Intelligence Research and Development: Proceedings of the 15th International Conference of the Catalan Association for Artificial Intelligence. IOS Press, Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence and Applications 248 (ISBN 978-1-61499-138-0), Oct 2012.
López-Vallverdú JA, Riaño D, Collado A.  Rule-Based Combination of Comorbid Treatments for Chronic Diseases Applied to Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, and Heart Failure. Proc. of the Joint Workshop ProHealth/KR4HC 2012, pp 1-13, 2012.
López-Vallverdú JA, Riaño D, Collado A.  Detecting Dominant Alternative Interventions to Reduce Treatment Costs (extended version). LNAI 6924. pp 131-144, 2012.
Riaño D. A Systematic Analysis of Medical Decisions. How to Store Knowledge and Experience in Decision Tables (extended version). LNAI 6924. pp 23-36, 2012.
Riaño D, ten Teije A, Miksch S (Eds.). Knowledge Representation for Health Care. Springer LNAI 6924, 2012.
2011
Kamisalic A, Riaño D, Welzer T. Temporal Knowledge Generation for Medical Procedures. In: Efficient Decision Support Systems - Practice and Challenges in Biomedical Related Domain (ISBN 978-953-307-258-6), Chiang Jao (Ed.). InTech, Sep  2011.
López-Vallverdú JA, Riaño D, Collado A.  Detecting Dominant Alternative Interventions to Reduce Treatment Costs. 3nd Int. workshop KR4HC. Bled, Slovenia, Jul 6, 2011.
Riaño D. A Systematic Analysis of Medical Decisions. How to Store Knowledge and Experience in Decision Tables. 3nd Int. workshop KR4HC. Bled, Slovenia, Jul 6, 2011.
Romero-Tris C, Riaño D, Real F. Ontology-Based Retrospective and Prospective Diagnosis and Medical Knowledge Personalization. (extended version) LNAI 6512. pp 1-15, 2011.
Torres P, Riaño D, López-Vallverdú JA. Inducing Decision Trees from Medical Decision Processes. (extended version) LNAI 6512, pp 40-55, 2011.
Riaño D, ten Teije A, Miksch S, Peleg M (Eds.). Knowledge Representation for Health Care. Springer LNAI 6512, 2011.
2010
Romero-Tris C, Riaño D, Real F. Ontology-Based Retrospective and Prospective Diagnosis and Medical Knowledge Personalization. 2nd Int. workshop KR4HC. pp 1-11, Lisbon, Portugal, Aug 17, 2010.
Torres P, Riaño D, López-Vallverdú JA. Inducing Decision Trees from Medical Decision Processes. 2nd Int. workshop KR4HC. pp 40-50, Lisbon, Portugal, Aug 17, 2010.
Taboada M, Meizoso M, Riaño D, Alonso A, Martínez D. From Natural Language Descriptions in Clinical Guidelines to Relationships in an Ontology. AIME 2009 Workshop KR4HC 2009. In: LNAI 5943, 26-37, 2010.
Riaño D. A Knowledge-Management Architecture to Integrate and to Share Medical and Clinical Data, Information, and Knowledge. In: LNAI 5943, 179-192, 2010.
Riaño D, ten Teije A, Miksch S, Peleg M (Eds.). Knowledge Representation for Health Care. Springer LNAI 5943, 2010.
 
2009
Kamisalic A, Riaño D, Welzer T: First Approach to Micro-temporality Generation, 19th European-Japanese Conference on Information Modelling and Knowledge Bases (EJC2009), June 1-5 2009, Maribor, Slovenia.
Riaño D, Real F, Campana F, Ercolani S, Annicchiarico R. An Ontology for the Care of the Elder at Home. AIME'09, Jul 18-22, Verona, Italy, 2009.
Riaño D (Ed.). Knowledge Management for Health Care Procedures. Springer LNAI 5626, 2009.
2008
Real F, Riaño D. An Autonomous Algorithm for Generating and Merging Clinical Algorithms. ECAI 2008 Workshop on Knowledge Management for HealthCare Processes, ISBN: 978-960-6843-14-3, Patras, Greece, July 21, 2008.
Alonso A, Marcos M, Alonso JR, Gelabert G, Martínez-Salvador, Riaño D, Taboada M. A Knowledge-Acquisition Framework to Facilitate the Development and Reengineering of Care Plans in Electronic Format. Tromsø Telemedicine and eHealth Conference, Norway June 9-11, 2008.
Riaño D, Campana F, Annicchiarico R, Ercolani, S, Federici A, Mecocci, P. K4CARE: a new intelligent system for home care. 6th International Conference of the International Society for Gerontechnology, Pisa, Italy, Jun 4-7, 2008. Journal of the Int. Society for Gerontotechnology 7(2): 195, 2008.
Gibert K., Valls A., Riaño D., Knowledge Engineering as a support for building an Actor Profile Ontology for Integrating Home-Care Systems. MIE 2008, Göteborg, Sweden, 2008.
Hajnal A., Moreno A., Pedone G., Riaño D., Varga LZ., Chapter XIII: Formalizing and Leveraging Domain Knowledge in the K4CARE Home Care Platform. In Semantic Knowledge Management: An Ontology-Based Framework (A Zilli, E Damiani, P Ceravolo, A Corallo, G Elia, Eds.), Information Science Reference Publishers, 2008.
Campana F, Moreno A, Riaño D, Varga L. K4CARE: Knowledge-Based Homecare e-Services for an Ageing Europe. Chapter in book Agent Technology and e-Health, Whitestain Series in Soft Agent Technologies and Autonomic Computing, Birkhäuser Verlag Basel, 95-115, 2008.
Hajnal A, Moreno A, Pedone G, Riaño D, Varga L. The role of knowledge in designing an agent platform for home care. Knowledge Management in Organisations (KMO 2007), Lecce, Italy, Sept. 10-11, 2007.
Riaño D, López-Vallverdú JA, Tu S. Mining Hospital Data to Learn SDA* Clinical Algorithms. Wshp From Knowledge to Global Health Care. AIME 2007, Amsterdam, July 7, 2007. In Knowledge Management for Health Care Procedures LNCS 4924, 46-61, 2008.
Kamišalić A, Riaño D, Welzer T. Generating Macro-Temporality in Timed Transition Diagrams. Wshp From Knowledge to Global Health Care. AIME 2007, Amsterdam, July 7, 2007.In Knowledge Management for Health Care Procedures LNCS 4924, 62-74, 2008.
Real F, Riaño D. Automatic combination of Formal Intervention Plans using SDA* representation model. Wshp From Knowledge to Global Health Care. AIME 2007, Amsterdam, July 7, 2007. In Knowledge Management for Health Care Procedures LNCS 4924, 75-86, 2008.
Riaño D (Ed.). Knowledge Management for Health Care Procedures. Springer LNAI 4924, 2008.
2007
Riaño D, López-Vallverdú JA, Tu S. Mining Hospital Data to Learn SDA* Clinical Algorithms. AIME Workshop 2007 (get a copy).
Kamišalić A, Riaño D, Welzer T. Generating Macro-Temporality in Timed Transition Diagrams. AIME Workshop 2007 (get a copy).
Real F, Riaño D. Automatic combination of Formal Intervention Plans using SDA* representation model. AIME Workshop 2007 (get a copy).
Bohada JA, Riaño D, Real F. Induction of partial orders to predict patient evolutions in medicine, AIME 2007, (get a copy).
López-Vallverdú JA, Riaño D, Collado A. Increasing acceptability of decision trees with domain attributes partial orders. CBMS 2007, (.pdf).
Kamišalić A, Riaño D, Real F, Welzer T. Temporal Constraints Approximation from Data about Medical Procedures.
CBMS 2007, (.pdf).
Real F, Riaño D, Bohada J. Automatic Generation of Formal Intervention Plans Based on SDA* Representation Model.
CBMS 2007, (.pdf).
Riaño D. The SDA* Model: A Set Theory Approach. Machine Learning and Management of Health-Care Procedural Knowledge, CBMS 2007, (.pdf).
Riaño D. The SDA Model v1.0: A Set Theory Approach. DEIM Research report
DEIM-RT-07-001, Feb 2007, (.pdf)
2006
Campana F, Mecocci P, Annicchiarico R, Ercolani S, Amici D, Federici F, Riaño D, Lhotska L, Caltagirone C. The European project K4CARE (Knowledge-Based HomeCare eServices for an Ageing Europe): an intelligent system for homecare of the elder. 51st Nat Congress of the Italian Society of Gerontology and Geriatry, Nov 29-Dec 3 2006, Florence, Italy.
Riaño D. New Artificial Intelligence Systems in Geriatric Medicine. 51st Nat Congress of the Italian Society of Gerontology and Geriatry, Nov 29-Dec 3 2006, Florence, Italy.
2005
Bohada JA, Kamišalić A, Riaño D, Welzer T. Data Modelling for Medical Knowledge Production. iSHIMR 2005.
Bohada JA, Riaño D. Knowledge production and integration for diagnosis, treatment and prognosis in medicine. CCIA 2005.
2004
Banzai Activity Report 1998-2004 (get a copy).
1997
Banzai Activity Report 1992-1997 (get a copy).



Bibliography

Clinical Algorithms: American College of Physicians proposal
Clinical Practice Guidelines: HTN (eng, cat), COPD (eng, cat), HF (eng, cat), IHD (eng, cat), and CHO (eng, cat).
Formal Intervention Plans
SDA Data Model v1.0 (draft.pdf, .ppt)
SDA Knowledge Model v1.0 (.pdf, .ppt)
SDA Lab

The Laws of Herman (for PhD Students)



PhD Thesis

Francis Real (2016):
Use of Decision Tables to Model Assistance Knowledge to Train Medical Residents.
Aida Kamisalic (2014): Acquiring Temporal Knowledge for Making Decisions in Medical Processes.
Joan Albert López-Vallverdú (2012)Knowledge-Based Incremental Induction of Clinical Algorithms.
John A. Bohada (2012): Automatic Production and Integration of Knowledge to the Support of the Decision and Planning Activities in Medical-Clinical Diagnosis, Treatment and Prognosis.