Estimate the hidden deployment cost of predictive models to improve patient care

Although examples of algorithms designed to improve healthcare delivery abound, for many, clinical integration will not be achieved. The deployment cost of machine learning models is an underappreciated barrier to success. Experts propose three criteria that, assessed early, could help estimate the deployment cost.

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Morse, K.E., Bagely, S.C. & Shah, N.H. Estimate the hidden deployment cost of predictive models to improve patient care. Nat Med 26, 18–19 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41591-019-0651-8

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