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Data Mining to Determine Risk in Medical Decisions (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics)Decisions regarding the risks involved in medical treatments must belong to patients and their physicians – after all, it is the patient’s health and life which is at stake. But patients will not be equipped for this decision-making process if they cannot be given some idea as to the risks and benefits of treatment. Such risks are generally estimated by a consensus panel of specialist physicians using supporting medical literature. Unfortunately, this literature does not always provide a good es…

[(Data Mining to Determine Risk in Medical Decisions )] [Author: Patricia B. Cerrito] [Nov-2011]Decisions regarding the risks involved in medical treatments must belong to patients and their physicians – after all, it is the patient’s health and life which is at stake. But patients will not be equipped for this decision-making process if they cannot be given some idea as to the risks and benefits of treatment. Such risks are generally estimated by a consensus panel of specialist physicians using supporting medical literature. Unfortunately, this literature does not always provide a good es…

Data Mining to Determine Risk in Medical Decisions (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics) by P. B. Cerrito (2011-11-15)Decisions regarding the risks involved in medical treatments must belong to patients and their physicians – after all, it is the patient’s health and life which is at stake. But patients will not be equipped for this decision-making process if they cannot be given some idea as to the risks and benefits of treatment. Such risks are generally estimated by a consensus panel of specialist physicians using supporting medical literature. Unfortunately, this literature does not always provide a good es…