Treatment related quantitative decision engine
A system which receives information about a patient's consition and helps recommend a treatment option. The system takes into account the patient's preferences and indexed medical literature.
Treatment decision engine with applicability measure
A system that evaluates several indexed studies which are relevant to a patient’s medical condition, and assigns the studies two types of values. The first are study values, which represent the quality and validity of a study. The second are applicability values, which represent a study’s applicability to the patient.
Medical research retrieval engine (in Final Office Action)
A method to retrieve medical documents. The user is presented with a series of selectable, prescribed terms. Based on user input, the system creates a relational expression. The system compares this input relational expression to the relational expressions of each document to display a search result.