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.
|Title of host publication||The Adaptive Web: Methods and Strategies of Web Personalization|
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
|Name||Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|