Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Slashdot videos: Now with more Slashdot!

  • View

  • Discuss

  • Share

We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out (Learn more about the recent updates).

×
Medicine Stats Science

Predicting the Risk of Suicide By Analyzing the Text of Clinical Notes 70

Posted by samzenpus
from the seeing-the-signs dept.
First time accepted submitter J05H writes "Soldier and veteran suicide rates are increasing due to various factors. Critically, the rates have jumped in recent years. Now, Bayesian search experts are using anonymous Veteran's Administration notes to predict suicide risks. A related effort by Chris Poulin is the Durkheim Project which uses opt-in social media data for similar purposes."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Predicting the Risk of Suicide By Analyzing the Text of Clinical Notes

Comments Filter:

Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done. -- James J. Ling

Working...