Pay attention to the cough: early diagnosis of COVID-19 using interpretable symptoms embeddings with cough sound signal processing

  title={Pay attention to the cough: early diagnosis of COVID-19 using interpretable symptoms embeddings with cough sound signal processing},
  author={Ankit Pal and Malaikannan Sankarasubbu},
  journal={Proceedings of the 36th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing},
COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 has led to a treacherous and devastating catastrophe for humanity. No specific antivirus drugs or vaccines are recommended to control infection transmission and spread at the time of writing. The current diagnosis of COVID-19 is done by Reverse-Transcription Polymer Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) testing. However, this method is expensive, time-consuming, and not easily available in straitened regions. An interpretable and COVID-19… Expand

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