Decision support system for medical triage

Stud Health Technol Inform. 2001;81:440-2.


The paper explains the application of an artificial intelligence tool for the purpose of medical decision-making. The first product of this application is a triage engine, available on the Internet, to help laypersons make a decision about the urgency of their situation by providing tailored and accurate information. The expansion of this tool can lead to diagnostic tools for professionals or for educational purposes.

MeSH terms

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Decision Support Systems, Clinical*
  • Humans
  • Internet*
  • Triage*
  • User-Computer Interface*