Biomedical Statistics and Informatics

Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019

  • Early Prediction of 30-Day ICU Re-admissions Using Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning

    Zhiheng Li, Xinyue Xing, Bingzhang Lu, Ying Zhao, Zhixiang Li

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 22-26
    Received: 10 October 2019
    Accepted: 18 November 2019
    Published: 22 November 2019
    Abstract: ICU readmission is associated with longer hospitalization, mortality and adverse outcomes. An early recognition of ICU readmission can help prevent patients from worse situation and lead to lower treatment cost. As the abundance of Electronics Health Records (EHR), it is popular to design clinical decision tools with machine learning techniques man... Show More