Adaptive information for consumers of healthcare

Alison Cawsey, Floriana Grasso, Cécile Paris

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This chapter discusses the application of some of the technologies of the adaptive web to the problem of providing information for healthcare consumers. The particular issues relating to this application area are discussed, including the goals of the communication, typical content of a user model, and commonly used techniques. Two case studies are presented, and evaluation approaches considered. © Springer-Verlag Berling Heidelberg 2007.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Adaptive Web: Methods and Strategies of Web Personalization
Number of pages20
Volume4321 LNCS
Publication statusPublished - 2007

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
Volume4321 LNCS
ISSN (Print)0302-9743


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