Todd Boren

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  • Shana N. Wingo, Teresa D. Gallardo, Esra A. Akbay, Mei-Chi Liang, Cristina M. Contreras, Todd Boren +8 others
  • 2009
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is the etiologic agent for cervical cancer. Yet, infection with HPV is not sufficient to cause cervical cancer, because most infected women develop transient epithelial dysplasias that spontaneously regress. Progression to invasive cancer has been attributed to diverse host factors such as immune or hormonal status, as no(More)
— In this paper, we introduce a new algorithm for feature selection for two-class classification problems, called 1-StaR. The algorithm consists of first extracting the statistically relevant features using the Student t-test, and then passing the reduced feature set to an 1-norm support vector machine (SVM) with recursive feature elimination (RFE). The(More)
A 38-year-old African American woman presenting with acute abdominal pain and nonobstructive renal failure was found to have an enlarged fibroid uterus. A differential for sepsis was considered. Lab evaluation revealed an elevated creatinine and myoglobin level at 3.9 mg/dL and 2140 ng/mL, respectively. Ongoing hemodynamic instability mandated surgery for(More)
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