WP5 - Central decision support and guidance system

Objectives

This work package will deliver the central knowledge based system for guidance and support of the decision making of the patient as well as a set of interrelated tools that focus on specific aspects of this decision process.

The objectives are: a) to develop formal knowledge models for the management and self-management of side effects of cancer therapy, medication and long-term follow-up, b) to develop a predictive model on adverse events for chemotherapy monitoring, c) to execute these models in a Care Flow Engine and associated components of the iManageCancer Platform, d) to develop an advanced personalized drug self-management tool, e) to provide a Personal Medical Information Recommender tailored on patients’ characteristics, f) to develop an adverse events alerter, based on the predictive model for chemotherapy monitoring, g) to develop a specific decision aid for the consultation process that support patients’ participation in clinical decision making and h) to integrate these tools with the overall iManageCancer.