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Synthetic characters in health-related applications

This chapter introduces synthetic character technologies, surveys the broad range of health-related applications using synthetic characters, and addresses in detail the development and usage of health-related synthetic character applications.


Hubal, R., Kizakevich, P., & Furberg, R. (2007). Synthetic characters in health-related applications. In S. Vaidya, LC. Jain, & H. Yoshida (Eds.), Studies in Computational Intelligence: Advanced Computational Intelligence Paradigms in Healthcare-2 (pp. 5-26). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer Berlin. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-72375-2_2