International Journal of Advancements in Technology

International Journal of Advancements in Technology
Open Access

ISSN: 0976-4860

+44 1478 350008

Noha Gamal

Lecturer of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Al-Ahram Canadian University, Egypt

  • Research   
    Dynamic Ensemble Modelling for Prediction of Influenza Like Illnesses: A Framework
    Author(s): Samy Ghoneimy, Hossam M. Faheem and Noha Gamal*

    One of the advantages we have today in the fight against coronavirus (COVID-19) that wasn’t as advanced in the SARS outbreak of 2003 is big data analytics and the major advancements in machine intelligence and artificial intelligence technologies. The United States of America’s statistical surveillances have listed pneumonia/influenza as the seventh leading cause of death. Severe influenza seasons can result in more than 60,000 excess deaths and more than 200,000 hospitalizations. US witnessed fifty-five-thousand deaths (55,000 people) caused by pneumonia/ influenza among total number of nine-hundred-thousand deaths (900,000 people) (%6.0)-during Influenza outbreak in 2018. Patients aged 65 years or older are at particular risk for death from viral pneumonia as well as from influenza not complicated by pneumonia. Deaths in these patients account for 89% of all pneumonia an.. View More»

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