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Big data are coming to psychiatry: a general introduction.

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Digital data are collected at an incredible rate. With 2.5 quintillion (2.5 × 10^18) bytes of data generated every day, 90 % of the world’s data were created in the past 2 years (IBM 2015). This is due in part to the revolutionary belief that data and the unexpected information it contains are valuable (Economist 2010; MIT Sloan and IBM 2010; Hill 2013). Data as a critically important source of knowledge, insights and value are transforming every aspect of our world, including healthcare. ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1186/s40345-015-0038-9

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Bipolar Disorders Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
1
Pages:
21
Publication date:
2015-12-05
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EISSN:
2194-7511
URN:
uuid:23585111-395a-4ae8-93bf-dba06caa5818
Source identifiers:
584232
Local pid:
pubs:584232
Language:
English

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