decision support system


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decision support system

n
(Computer Science) a system in which one or more computers and computer programs assist in decision-making by providing information
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Literature provides evidence that studies in the context of decision support system in the banking sector especially Sultanate of Oman are not available.
A spreadsheet-based decision support system for wood panel manufacturing.
Findings from a review of 100 studies comparing the outcomes in case provided with and without a CDSS showed that 64% of the studies demonstrated improvements in practitioner performance when using a Clinical Decision Support System. While the specific systems varied in type and purpose, improvements in performance were "associated with CDSSs that automatically prompted users," compared with those "requiring users to activate the system," (JAMA 2005;293:1223-38).
A decision support system is a model developed using management science concepts that can be used to analyze past activities and help make decisions that require assessment, analysis and/or planning (Kroenke et al.
Effects of a computerized decision support system on pressure ulcers and malnutrition in nursing homes for the elderly.
"We are confident that Infor ERP LN will be a key decision support system for Metito in the years to come helping to manage their multiple complex project environments across the region," said N.Ramkumar, director, business development and consulting, ITWARE in Dubai.
Likewise, the case also rather uniquely illustrates the genesis of modern decision support systems, their application within an organization, and the difficulty of adapting them to a broader set of users and problem areas.
The study is one of the largest scale studies of a clinical decision support system conducted in an outpatient health plan environment.
* The @ptitude(r) Industrial Decision Support System, which helps to improve plant efficiency by replacing labor-intensive data collection and analysis with automatic analysis, fault resolution and work order notification.
SKF's Bearing Detective is a decision support system that allows consistent, fast and accurate assessments of rolling bearing damage or failure.
First created by CFS, the Spruce Budworm Decision Support System allows forest managers to anticipate losses from pests and determine expected growth patterns by taking a forest map and inputting the tree species, age class and overlaying its vulnerability to the insect.
We included terms such as bioterrorism, biological warfare, decision support system, detection, diagnosis, radiology information systems, and public health.

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