Journal Article

Combined SNA and LDA methods to understand adverse medical events

Zhu L, Reychav I, McHaney R, Arie B, Tal Y, Manor O. Combined SNA and LDA methods to understand adverse medical events. Int J Risk Saf Med. Aug 24, 2019.

Understanding the contributors to adverse events helps to identify ways to prevent future events. This study used natural language processing (NLP) strategies and social network analysis (SNA) to explore the underlying behaviors contributing to adverse events, and suggested institutional-level approaches to reducing these events.