ERIC Number: EJ312378
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Causal Reasoning in Medicine: Analysis of a Protocol.
Kuipers, Benjamin; Kassirer, Jerome P.
Cognitive Science: A Multidisciplinary Journal of Artificial Intelligence, Psychology and Language, v8 n4 p363-85 Oct-Dec 1984
Describes the construction of a knowledge representation from the identification of the problem (nephrotic syndrome) to a running computer simulation of causal reasoning to provide a vertical slice of the construction of a cognitive model. Interactions between textbook knowledge, observations of human experts, and computational requirements are demonstrated. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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