Artificial intelligence

FDA plans to fully tap real-world data and evidence

reprint The Food and Drug Administration plans to exploit claims, clinical and patient-generated data— information not captured through traditional clinical trials—for post-marketing safety surveillance. “New streams of real-world data gathered from electronic health records, lab tests, wearable devices, insurance claims and even social media can provide important evidence on product Czytaj więcej…

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Algorithm predicts patients at risk for chronic kidney disease

reprint Roche and IBM have developed an algorithm based on real-word data, including electronic health records, that predicts patients with early risk of diabetes-related chronic kidney disease. The Roche-IBM predictive algorithm—trained using half a million electronic health records—outperformed published algorithms derived from clinical trial data in a one-to-one comparison, as Czytaj więcej…

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Vanderbilt study to leverage IT to prevent early childhood obesity

reprint The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute has awarded $7 million to Vanderbilt University Medical Center to study different approaches to preventing early childhood obesity. The randomized, multi-center trial will include 900 families to compare clinic and consumer information technology approaches to promote healthy behaviors and prevent obesity in infants and Czytaj więcej…