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An ontologically founded architecture for information systems in clinical and epidemiological research

By Alexandr Uciteli, Silvia Groß, Sergej Kireyev and Heinrich Herre

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This paper presents an ontologically founded basic architecture for information systems, which are intended to capture, represent, and maintain metadata for various domains of clinical and epidemiological research. Clinical trials exhibit an important basis for clinical research, and the accurate specification of metadata and their documentation and application in clinical and epidemiological study projects represents a significant expense in the project preparation and has a relevant impact on the value and quality of these studies

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