Tag Archives: data

Is Big Data the New Moneyball?

Organizations on the leading edge are also strategically leveraging information technology and data analytics as a key facilitator to continuous performance improvement, particularly on the clinical side

AI tools based on one organization’s data may need more ‘education’

A study suggests that artificial intelligence tools used to diagnose images may need a wider range of images to train on than previously thought. The research, conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System, found that AI tools trained on only one organization’s images may suffer declines in performance and… Read More »

In Brief: More Data on Pregabalin (Lyrica) and Pregnancy

Pregabalin (marketed in the US as Lyrica) is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of epilepsy, fibromyalgia, and neuropathic pain.  It is also used off-label to treat psychiatric disorders, most commonly generalized anxiety disorder. While it is not used as frequently as other anti-epileptic drugs, we do occasionally see women… Read More »