A review of Big Data analytics and potential for implementation in the delivery of global neurosurgery.

@article{West2018ARO,
  title={A review of Big Data analytics and potential for implementation in the delivery of global neurosurgery.},
  author={James L. West and Kyle M Fargen and Wesley Hsu and Charles L. Branch and Daniel E. Couture},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={2018},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={
          E16
        }
}
Global access to neurosurgical care is still a work in progress, with many patients in low-income countries not able to access potentially lifesaving neurosurgical procedures. "Big Data" is an increasingly popular data collection and analytical technique predicated on collecting large amounts of data across multiple data sources and types for future analysis. The potential applications of Big Data to global outreach neurosurgery are myriad: from assessing the overall burden of neurosurgical… CONTINUE READING

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