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Mortality Algorithm detects who will DIE from a heart attack with 90% accuracy

Nearly 1,000 patients complaining of chest pain were assessed and treated at Turku PET Centre, Finland and their data used to train the LogitBoost algorithm. 

  • Algorithm was then programmed to use 85 variables to calculate a patent’s risk
  • Services like Netflix and Spotify use similar algorithms to personalize services
  • After training it was able to correctly identify those likely to die or have a heart attack with 90 per cent accuracy 

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