Subscribe to DSC Newsletter

Can Predictive Analysis of big data from military develop models that predict suicide?

Everyday, 22 U.S. veterans take their own lives, an average of one every 65 minutes, according to a recent government report. In 2012, suicides among active members of the military reached 349, exceeding those killed on duty, according to this recent post:


How will Predictive Analysis and Decisioning Systems lead to a good model to predict individuals at risk for suicide from not only military veterans but the general population?  Will this come about soon? How?


The DURKHEIM PROJECT may provide some answers:

Tags: data, for, healthcare, individuals, medicine, military, mining, models, predictive, suicide

Views: 396

Reply to This

On Data Science Central

© 2021   TechTarget, Inc.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service