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

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

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