Srinivas Kumar Vinnakota

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BACKGROUND The objective of this study was to demonstrate the use of an association rule mining approach to discover associations between selected socioeconomic variables and the four most leading causes of cancer mortality in the United States. An association rule mining algorithm was applied to extract associations between the 1988-1992 cancer mortality(More)
Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States of America, with a rather uneven distribution among the population. Revealing the associations between socioeconomic characteristics and the spatial distributions of cancer mortality will help in explaining patterns of health disparity, as well as in generating hypotheses for cancer etiology.(More)
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