This paper outlines a causal reasoning chain approach of a Knowledge Based System of architecture for medical applications. It is examined within the context of a fetal health decision support system module to provide diagnosis of pregnancy-induced hypertension, or pre-eclampsia. a simplified example is presented to illustrate our approach.
Sixth European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS '98). Proceedings of the Sixth European Conference on Information Systems (Aix-en-Provence, France 4-6 June, 1998) p. 1154-1165