Classification of Alzheimer’s Disease Stages using Radiology Imaging and Longitudinal Clinical Data

Alzheimers Disease Stages using Radiology Imaging and Longitudinal Clinical Data

Alzheimer’s disease is an irreparable, degenerative disease with ongoing loss of functions of the brain. Currently, there is no medicine or treatment present to stop or slow down the progression. The identification of different stages for diagnosis require a combination of clinical data, complex cognitive tests, radiology imaging, demographic information, time and highly skilled...

A Comparison between Cassandra and MySQL

Introduction Cassandra is a distributed, no single point of failure, continuously available and scalable. NoSQL database that manages a large amount of data across many data centres and cloud servers. It offers both operation simplicity and capacity to scale linearly. While MySQL is the world’s most popular, cost-effective, high-performance relational database(Kumar, 2016). It comes with...

Text Analytics in the Healthcare Industry: Data Warehousing and Applications

Text Analytics in the Healthcare Industry: Data Warehousing and Applications

Abstract— Text analytics is the method of extracting information from text. It involves structuring the text to evaluate, discover patterns and interpret the output. It enhances meaning to data and finds nuggets of information from both transaction-based and decision support systems by removing the barrier between structured and unstructured data. Analysis of text data...