Identification of of undiagnosed dementia in primary care with machine learning

Press/Media: Research

Period7 Aug 2018

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  • TitleDementia diagnosis could be made earlier if use of robots in GP surgeries becomes the norm
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletDaily Mail
    Media typePrint
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date7/08/18
    DescriptionUsing artificial intelligence to examine GPs' patient notes could identify dementia cases years earlier than at present, research suggests. Early possible signs of dementia - ranging from missing GP appointments to high blood pressure - are likely to be recorded in existing patient records.
    Producer/AuthorLauren OCallaghan
    PersonsJavier Escudero Rodriguez