At the Intersection of Big Data and Healthcare: What 7.2 Million Medical Records Can Tell Us | Innovation in Government | Scoop.it

Researchers at SENSEable City Lab – a new research initiative of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology — together with colleagues at GE Healthymagination have analyzed data from over 7 million electronic medical records, illustrating in a powerful visual the (sometimes surprising) relationships between medical conditions on the basis of the frequency of co-occurrences. They’re calling this extensive disease network the “Health InfoScape.”


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