Author: Frederik Lodewijk Polak
Publisher: Elsevier Publishing Company
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Analysis Of Water Resource Systems

Author: L. Votruba
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080870236
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Systems science, therefore, includes prognostics as a scientific field that
investigates the general principles of development, methods of prediction for
arbitrary objects and the laws involved in process of making predictions (
Gvishiani and ...

Scientific Procedures

Author: L. Tondl
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401029164
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A Contribution Concerning the Methodological Problems of Scientific Concepts
and Scientific Explanation L. Tondl ... expectation then determines how far the
explanation may serve as a reliable basis for decision-making, i.e. for procedures
of prediction. ... The common measure of successfulness of prognostic
statements is in the agreements or differences in the parameters of the predicted
events ...

Deciding Who Lives

Author: Renee R. Anspach
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520212138
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edged difficulties in making predictions. ... infant would not recover or would have
severe mental disabilities.6 This observation suggested the hypothesis that when
prognostic ambiguity is due to a lack of precise "scientific" knowledge, nurses, ...

Patient Centered Prognosis

Author: Miller III, Kashani-Sabet, & Sagebiel
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1491706813
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Prognostic research that. focuses primarily on making separate, individually
tailored predictions of salient patient ... The flavor of factor-centered prognostic
research is perhaps more comfortably allied with viewing medicine as a science.

Clinical Prediction Models

Author: Ewout W. Steyerberg
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387772448
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"prognostic model" or "prediction model" Year of publication R
e l a t i v e n u m b e r o f s t u d i e s Fig. ... 317,362 Evidence-based medicine
applies the scientific method to medical practice.160 Another development is that
we are moving towards “shared decision-making,” where physicians and patients
both actively participate in deciding on choices for diagnostic tests and
therapeutic interventions.84 ...

Systems Thinking For Geoengineering Policy

Author: Robert Chris
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317554884
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s (2014) distinction between diagnostic (retrospective) and prognostic (
prospective) uncertainty. Explanatory predictions seek to corroborate (or refute) a
prior hypothesis, whereas decision making predictions are concerned ...
Explanatory prediction is an activity that falls squarely in the domain of Kuhn's
normal science.

Traumatic Brain Injury

Author: Jordan Grafman
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0444635343
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Predicting. outcome. after. traumatic. brain. injury. ANDREW I.R. MAAS1*,
HESTER F. LINGSMA2, AND BOB ROOZENBEEK3 ... Finally, prognostic
analysis and identification of ... The science of clinical decision making and
advances in statistical modeling allow us now to consider prognosis in terms of
probabilities rather ...

Prognostic Variables In Node Negative And Node Positive Breast Cancer

Author: Giampietro Gasparini
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461551951
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The complexity and inherent disorder of both of these natural systems may
necessitate the use of multiple integrated measurements to most accurately make
predictions about future conditions. Perhaps hundreds of biologic factors will
have to ...

Encyclopedia Of Information Science And Technology Third Edition

Author: Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
Publisher: IGI Global
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using only the TNM variables, the MLP's predictions of 5-year colorectal
carcinoma specific survival were significantly ... Furthermore, MLPs can be
expanded to include any number of prognostic factors. ... They do not require a
priori information regarding the phenomenon, and they make no distributional