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The discovery of new knowledge by mining medical databases is crucial in order to make an effective use of stored data, enhancing patient management tasks. One of the main objectives of data mining methods is to provide a clear and understandable description of patterns held in data. We introduce...
Since its inception fuzzy set theory has been regarded as a formalism suitable to deal with the imprecision intrinsic to many medical problems. Based on a literature survey on the first 30 years, we investigate the impact fuzzy set theory has had on the work in medical AI and point out what it is...
The aim of this paper is to provide a concise portrayal of medical applications of a new fuzzy classification method called PROAFTN , which uses a multicriteria decision aid approach. The review summarises and discusses medical applications of the proposed method in acute leukemia, astrocytic and...