Analytics can detect trends that appear to be normal

Through our work in neonatal intensive care with the University of Toronto, we learned that by applying machine learning to the full data stream, we were able to diagnose some dangerous infections a full day before any symptoms were noticeable to a human being. How did we discover this? By detecting trends that appear normal!

Read more about this ground-breaking and important analytics work in O’Reilly Radar’s Operations, machine learning and premature babies and in the IBM First-of-a-Kind Technology to Help Doctors Care for Premature Babies press release.