Short Tilte:Rough sets: A knowledge discovery technique for multifactorial medical outcomes. American
Journal:Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):00, 79, 1, 100-108
Article presenting the fundamentals of rough set theory in a non-technical manner, and outlining how it can be used for data mining and knowledge discovery in databases. An example is given of the use of rough set theory to mine a spinal cord injury (SCI) database to extract rules that can be used to predict ambulation by patients with SCI.