Acta Scientific Orthopaedics (ISSN: 2581-8635)

Short Communication Volume 5 Issue 6

“Expert System” to Increase Income 30% for Orthopedic and Neurosurgeons

Nelson Hendler*

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Past President of American Academy of Pain Management, United State

*Corresponding Author: Nelson Hendler, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Past President of American Academy of Pain Management, United State.

Received: March 08, 2022; Published: June 15, 2022

Abstract

A team of physicians from Johns Hopkins Hospital developed an Internet based questionnaire, which duplicates a physician taking a careful and thorough history. This is an “Expert System” based on using artificial intelligence and Bayesian analysis to interpret and score the answers to the questionnaire. When the patient finishes the questionnaire, called the Pain Diagnostic Paradigm, in either English or Spanish, within five minutes, diagnoses are generated. Based on the answers to the questions, the diagnoses have a 96% correlation with diagnoses of Johns Hopkins Hospital doctors [9]. Then, using the accurate diagnosis, the Treatment Algorithm recommends the correct test to use. The efficacy of this technique has been documented by the ability of the Pain Diagnostic Paradigm and Treatment Algorithm to predict intra-operative finding with 100% accuracy [10].

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Citation

Citation: Nelson Hendler. ““Expert System” to Increase Income 30% for Orthopedic and Neurosurgeons".Acta Scientific Orthopaedics 5.6 (2022): 66-67.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Nelson Hendler. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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