Logisitc Regression

Explaining Predictions: Interpretable models (logistic regression)

Introduction The rise of machine learning In this current 4th industrial revolution, data science has penetrated all industries and healthcare is no exception. There has been an exponential use of machine learning in clinical research in the past decade and it is expected to continue to grow at an even faster rate in the following decade. Many machine learning techniques are considered as black box algorithms as the intrinsic workings of the models are too complex in justifying the reasons for the predictions.