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Twitter can help predict asthma-related ED visits

Researchers have created a model to predict approximately how many asthma sufferers would visit the ED at a large hospital in Dallas on a given day, based on an analysis of data from electronic medical records, air quality sensors, and Twitter, according to an article in IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics. Read more.

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