Monte Carlo method for the evaluation of symptom association.

@article{BarrigaRivera2014MonteCM,
  title={Monte Carlo method for the evaluation of symptom association.},
  author={Alejandro Barriga-Rivera and Montserrat Elena and Maria Jose Moya and Manuel Lopez-Alonso},
  journal={Diseases of the esophagus : official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus},
  year={2014},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={518-23}
}
Gastroesophageal monitoring is limited to 96 hours by the current technology. This work presents a computational model to investigate symptom association in gastroesophageal reflux disease with larger data samples proving important deficiencies of the current methodology that must be taking into account in clinical evaluation. A computational model based on Monte Carlo analysis was implemented to simulate patients with known statistical characteristics Thus, sets of 2000 10-day-long recordings… CONTINUE READING

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