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Volume 2014, Article ID 786418, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/786418
Research Article

Predicting Postoperative Vomiting for Orthopedic Patients Receiving Patient-Controlled Epidural Analgesia with the Application of an Artificial Neural Network

1Department of Electrical Engineering, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
2Portable Energy System Group, Green Technology Research Center, College of Engineering, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
3Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Basic Medical Sciences, China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning 110001, China
4Department of Anesthesiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital and National Yang-Ming University, No. 201, Section 2, Shi-Pai Road, Taipei 112, Taiwan
5Section of Anesthesiology, Ton-Yen General Hospital, Hsinchu 302, Taiwan

Received 28 February 2014; Revised 19 June 2014; Accepted 16 July 2014; Published 5 August 2014

Academic Editor: Balachundhar Subramaniam

Copyright © 2014 Cihun-Siyong Alex Gong et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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