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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Data Mining

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This slide shows three related Venn diagrams.

First diagram: The main circle is labeled "Mining Association Rules." Inside the circle is a smaller circle labeled "Decision Trees", and inside that is a very small circle labeled "ID."

Second diagram: The main circle is labeled "Clustering." Inside the circle is a smaller circle labeled "Statistical Clustering." Next to that circle is a similar-sized circle labeled "CBR." Inside that circle is a smaller circle labeled "Similarity Matching."

Third diagram: There is only one circle and it is labeled "Neural Networks."


What Is Data Mining? Attempts to identify interesting information and patterns in large databases
Uses complex tools

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