Essays about: "Risk Identification"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 160 essays containing the words Risk Identification.

  1. 21. Predictive modelling using a nationally representative database to identify the determinants of prediabetes; a machine learning analytic approach on the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2013-2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Kushan Kumara de Silva Ranakombu; [2018]
    Keywords : prediabetes; determinants; machine learning; feature selection; NHANES; Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Background: Prediabetes is a global epidemic with rising prevalence rates, but its diagnosis based on traditional risk factors is challenging. Application of novel machine-intelligence based methods to public health databases could provide valuable insights into the disease process. READ MORE

  2. 22. Uveal melanoma identification using artificial neural networks

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Buster Styren; [2018]
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    Abstract : Uveal melanoma is a deadly form of cancer that can develop from a uveal nevus in the eye fundus. By using deep convolutional networks this thesis aims to classify fundus images based on malignancy. A baseline model was compared against two state-of-the-art networks, Inceptionv3 and ResNet. READ MORE

  3. 23. Medical age estimation through evaluation of wisdom teeth on panoramic radiographs, a literature study

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Mona Sabet Motlagh; Judith Ayele; [2018]
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    Abstract : Due to lack of identification documents or uncertainty in regard to past life stories asylum-seeking individuals in Sweden are offered medical age estimation by The Swedish Migration Agency to determine if the person is ≥18 years old. The age estimation process consists of two examinations; panoramic examinations of the lower wisdom teeth and magnetic resonance imaging (MR) of the thigh bone. READ MORE

  4. 24. From Selling Point to Experience Point - A Qualitative Exploration of How Millennials Shop Offline and How to Attract Them to Physical Retail Stores

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Annemarie Besenthal; Svea Pohl; [2018]
    Keywords : Customer experience; motivations; expectations; physical retail; tech and touch; engagement; emotions; in-store customer experience; experience point; emotional experience; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to understand the motivations and expectations of millennials to shop offline in order to find out how retailers can respond to these by means of in-store customer experience and thus create an attractive experience point. We first examined literature in regards to motivations and expectations that influence customer behaviour in order to gain an understanding of the customer perspective. READ MORE

  5. 25. The use of environmental DNA (eDNA) in biological monitoring of the Natterjack toad (Epidalea calamita)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Lærke Breum Blom; [2018]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmental DNA (eDNA) is a promising new tool in the field of conservation management, which can contribute to non-destructive species determination as well as improved data on species occurrence. Still, it is important to gain knowledge on how eDNA works compared to conventional monitoring methods in order to evaluate the detection efficiency. READ MORE