Detecting Urinary Tract Infections Sooner to Avoid Hospital Trips

| January 17, 2019

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UTI is an infection of any part of the urinary system, from the kidneys to the bladder. The symptoms include pain in the lower part of the stomach, blood in urine, needing to urinate suddenly or more often than usual, and changes in mood and behavior. In a paper published in PLOS One, scientists from the University of Surrey’s Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP) detail how, in an NHS clinical trial, they used a technique called Non-negative Matrix Factorisation to find hidden clues of possible UTI cases. The team then used novel machine learning algorithms to identify early UTI symptoms.

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