• Unifying acute stroke treatment guidelines for a Bayesian belief network
    with A. Love, C. W. Arnold, S. El-Saden, D. S. Liebeskind, J. Saver, and A. A. T. Bui
    With the large number of clinical practice guidelines available, there is an increasing need for a comprehensive unified model for acute ischemic stroke treatment to assist in clinical decision making. We present a unified treatment model derived through review of existing clinical practice guidelines, meta-analyses, and clinical trials. Using logic from the treatment model, a Bayesian belief network was defined and fitted to data from our institution's observational quality improvement database…Read more