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AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

AI can predict heart attacks more accurately than doctors

Now, scientists have devised a mechanism where artificial intelligence (AI) can teach itself to predict heart attacks even better than doctors.

In conclusion, they found that all four AI-based methods performed significantly better than AHA guideline based methods. This does not mean doctors are not doing a good job by any means, though, but it goes to show the human brain can't necessarily detect every possible sign either.

The novel method might save 1,000 to 1,000,000 of lives per annum.

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Almost 20 million people die from cardiovascular disease every year. A vascular surgeon at Stanford University, Elsie Ross, said, "I can't stress enough how important it is...and how much I really hope that doctors start to embrace the use of artificial intelligence to assist us in care of patients". The issue is prediction. When a doctor tries to gauge a patient's risk of a heart attack, eight factors listed by the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association need to be weighed together. The human body can prevent cardiovascular problems with fat at times and it depends. Considering how a lot of consumers suffer from various medical conditions, assessing the right course of action at an early stage is of the utmost importance.

"There remain a large number of individuals at risk of CVD who fail to be identified" by current tools, "while some individuals not at risk are given preventive treatment unnecessarily", Weng and his colleagues explained in a recent research paper. They were put through the rigours.

We have been talking about benefits of machine-learning investments for quite some time. Each analysed human amounts of data: 378,256 patient profiles in the UK. The artificially intelligent algorithms began to train themselves using existing data to look for patterns and create their own "rules". The systems first used around 295,000 records to generate their internal predictive models. Out of the 83,000 patient set of test records, this means that an additional 355 lives could have been saved.

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The machine-learning methods took 22 points of data to make the extrapolation such as kidney disease or ethnicity. Using the AI developed by Nottingham University researchers, the chances of predicting heart diseases improves to around 74.5 to 76.4 percent, with the neural network model beating the traditional system by 7.6 percent at its peak.

Weng says it will be easier to include more medical, lifestyle and genetic factors in the algorithms to further improve its accuracy.

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