Exploiting big data for critical care research.

  title={Exploiting big data for critical care research.},
  author={A B Docherty and Nazir I Lone},
  journal={Current opinion in critical care},
  volume={21 5},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Over recent years the digitalization, collection and storage of vast quantities of data, in combination with advances in data science, has opened up a new era of big data. In this review, we define big data, identify examples of critical care research using big data, discuss the limitations and ethical concerns of using these large datasets and finally consider scope for future research. RECENT FINDINGS Big data refers to datasets whose size, complexity and dynamic nature… CONTINUE READING

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