medical algorithm


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medical algorithm

Any computation, formula, survey or look-up table which is useful in healthcare, especially treatment.
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The Texas Medical Algorithm Project (TMAP), which examined findings in psychiatric practice in the public sector.
How should we ensure that medical algorithms are safe and effective?
Medical algorithms need regulatory oversight, but that oversight must be appropriately tailored.
Sriram et al stated that the aims of medical algorithms are to improve the delivery of medical care (10).
Attendees also saw a demonstration of ALCHEMIST, a software program developed at Stanford for generating medical algorithms from decision trees and probabilistic information about relationships between test results and diagnoses coupled with effectiveness of therapeutic interventions.
In the future, this could be accomplished with medical algorithms, which means sending direct impulses to the brain to trigger the necessary override changes to a given body function.

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