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Machine learning in healthcare : an investigation into model stability

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posted on 2017-02-01, 00:00 authored by S Gopakumar
Current machine learning algorithms, when directly applied to medical data, often fail to provide a good understanding of prognosis. This study provides three pathways to make predictive models stable and usable for healthcare. When tested on heart failure and diabetes patients from a local hospital, this study demonstrated 20% improvement over existing methods.

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xxi, 194 pages : illustrations, tables, graphs, some coloured

Open access

  • Yes

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thesis

Resource type

thesis

Language

eng

Degree type

Research doctorate

Degree name

PhD

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The Author. All Rights Reserved.

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S Venkatesh, T Tran, D Phung

Faculty

Faculty of Science

School

Engineering and Built Environment