The status of current clinical practice in diagnosis of young onset dementia in England

Findings from the Angela Project Neuropsychiatry and behavioural neurology/assessment/measurement of neuropsychiatric/behavioural and psychological symptoms Background The presentation of dementia in young people is complex and challenging, often resulting in delays in receiving a confirmed diagnosis and appropriate support. A recent Delphi consensus has derived minimum and gold standards for the diagnostic workup that international expert…

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Why AI?

As we know, medical records can cover a long history of diseases (as Akrivia Health has found up to ninety decades) and can include a vast number of diagnoses, symptoms, results, medications, and laboratory values, we could truly benefit from advanced search capabilities to allow for the retrieval of relevant data. Especially with diseases such…

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What is Natural Language Processing (NLP)?

Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a form of Artificial Intelligence which processes language. Natural Language Processing (NLP) has existed for more than 50 years and has roots in the field of linguistics. It has a variety of real-world applications in a number of fields, including medical research. NLP is opening up new possibilities for how…

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