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Cancer Survival Predicted by AI Reading Oncologists' Notes

Canadian researchers have demonstrated for the first time that artificial intelligence (AI) can accurately predict how long a patient will survive any cancer simply by reading the oncologist's initial consultation report.

The researchers, from the University of British Columbia (UBC), found that natural language processing, a form of machine learning that analyzes the language in documents, was more than 80% accurate at predicting 6-month, 36-month, and 60-month survival.

Typically, AI applications in cancer require data from structured databases and many are specific to one particular cancer. This new approach transcends both.

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