Predicting falls and injuries in people with multiple sclerosis using machine learning algorithms.

  title={Predicting falls and injuries in people with multiple sclerosis using machine learning algorithms.},
  author={Sayed Madeh Piryonesi and Sorour Rostampour and S Abdurrahman Piryonesi},
  journal={Multiple sclerosis and related disorders},
Falls in people with Multiple Sclerosis (PwMS) is a serious issue. It can lead to a lot of problems including sustaining injuries, losing consciousness and hospitalization. Having a model that can predict the probability of these falls and the factors correlated with them and can help caregivers and family members to have a clearer understanding of the risks of falling and proactively minimizing them. We used historical data and machine learning algorithms to predict three outcomes: falling… Expand
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