In an era where data is the new gold, there is a growing interest in exploiting the richness of health databases for the purpose of research and innovation. The French and European speakers at our conference will present concrete cases and benefits of the use of these data in order to improve the healthcare system and patient support, both at the national and European level.
Health data and collective intelligence
Radiotherapy treatments currently used in the clinical field are rarely modified. They generally consist of a global therapy of 50 grays, fractionated in five treatments of two grays every week for five weeks.
Thus, it could be worthwhile to develop a numeric tool, based on mathematical models found in the literature, in order to compare different types of treatment without having to test them on real tissues. Several parameters are known to alter the tissue response after irradiation including oxygen