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A Canonical Agent Model for Healthcare Applications

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3 Author(s)
Fox, J. ; Adv. Computation Lab., Cancer Res. ; Glasspool, D. ; Modgil, S.

Although the utility of autonomous agents and multiagent systems in healthcare applications is now well established, agent technologies themselves remain somewhat immature and, from a theoretical point of view, often ad hoc. We've developed a standard, or canonical, agent model that's intended to be both theoretically well motivated and technically well defined while permitting alternative instantiations. A general autonomous agent system architecture has emerged from the healthcare application domain. Twelve invariant input-output patterns, or signatures, summarize its component properties, and shared data structures define the component interactions

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Intelligent Systems, IEEE  (Volume:21 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

Nov.-Dec. 2006

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