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Combining data mining and text mining for detection of early stage dementia:the SAMS framework

  title={Combining data mining and text mining for detection of early stage dementia:the SAMS framework},
  author={Christopher Bull and Dommy Asfiandy and Ann Gledson and Joseph Mellor and Samuel Couth and Gemma Stringer and Paul Rayson and Alistair G. Sutcliffe and John A. Keane and Xiao-jun Zeng and Alistair Burns and Iracema Leroi and Clive G Ballard and Peter Sawyer},
  booktitle={LREC 2016},
In this paper, we describe the open-source SAMS framework whose novelty lies in bringing together both data collection (keystrokes, mouse movements, application pathways) and text collection (email, documents, diaries) and analysis methodologies. The aim of SAMS is to provide a non-invasive method for large scale collection, secure storage, retrieval and analysis of an individual’s computer usage for the detection of cognitive decline, and to infer whether this decline is consistent with the… 

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