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Applying big data to little patients | Srinivasan Suresh | TEDxYouth@Shadyside
Thursday, February 2, 2017 4:23:43 PM

The power of predictive analytics is nowhere as prominent as it is in the field of healthcare. Today, doctors can predict the likelihood of a disease affecting a patient based almost entirely on accurate historical data of a patient. Dr. Srinivasan Suresh, the Chief Information Officer at Children’s hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC and a specialist in business intelligence tools and advanced analytics for pediatric care and mobile health, explains the phenomenon of technology having provided doctors the insights into a patient’s wellness for successful preemptive treatment.