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It might not be apparent, but statisticians can really help in developing increasingly efficient treatment methods for patients or in the improved prevention of diseases. “Right now, the hottest applications in statistics are specifically linked to healthcare. With extensive health records available, statistical methods can be used to look for evidence, for example effective and ineffective treatment methods,” professor Sangita Kulathinal explains.
Statisticians have taken to developing healthcare applications | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Sangita Kulathinal, professor of mathematics and statistics, specialises in statistical methods used in analysing health record data.