Semantic Reference Model in Medical Time Series

Alonso Amo, Fernando and Martínez Normand, Loïc and Montes, C. and Pérez Pérez, Aurora and Santamaría Falcón, Agustín and Caraça-Valente Hernández, Juan Pedro (2004). Semantic Reference Model in Medical Time Series. "Lecture notes in computer science", v. 3337 ; pp. 344-355. ISSN 0302-9743.


Title: Semantic Reference Model in Medical Time Series
  • Alonso Amo, Fernando
  • Martínez Normand, Loïc
  • Montes, C.
  • Pérez Pérez, Aurora
  • Santamaría Falcón, Agustín
  • Caraça-Valente Hernández, Juan Pedro
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Lecture notes in computer science
Date: January 2004
ISSN: 0302-9743
Volume: 3337
Freetext Keywords: Time series characterization, semantic reference model, isokinetics
Faculty: E.U. de Informática (UPM)
Department: Otro
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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The analysis of time series databases is very important in the area of medicine. Most of the approaches that address this problem are based on numerical algorithms that calculate distances, clusters, index trees, etc. However, a domain-dependent analyis sometimes needs to be conducted to search for the symblic rather than numerical characteristics of the time series. This paper focuses on our work on the discovery of reference models in time series of isokinetics data and a technique that transforms the numerical time series into symblic series. We briefly describe the algorithm used to create reference models for population groups an its application in the real world. Then, we describe a method based on extracting semantic information from a numerical series. This symbolic information helps users to effciently analyze and compare time series in the same or similar way as a domain expert would.

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Item ID: 8733
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DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-30547-7_35
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Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 30 Sep 2011 11:56
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2016 17:25
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