Artificial Intelligence and Multimorbidity: Clustering in Individuals, Space and Clinical Context


Publications of our research results.

Papers which AIM-CISC members have written or contributed to are featured below:

Effectiveness of holistic assessment-based interventions in improving outcomes in adults with multiple long-term conditions and/or frailty: an umbrella review protocol

Arakelyan, S., Lone, N., Anand, A., Mikula-Noble, N., Lyall, M. J., De Ferrari, L., ... & Guthrie, B. (2023)

JBI Evidence Synthesis, 10-11124.

DOI: 10.11124/JBIES-22-00406

Benefits of Complex Interventions for People with Multiple Long-term Conditions and Older Adults. Policy Brief 1.

 Arakelyan S., Ho L., Anand A., Mercer SW., Guthrie B. (2023)

Healthcare data in research. What can you see?  Public Involvement Workshop

Dr Arlene Casey, Amy Tilbrook, Dr Imane Guellil, Jenny Robertson​​​

Effectiveness of holistic assessment-based interventions for adults with multiple long-term conditions and frailty: an umbrella review of systematic reviews

Arakelyan, S., Mikula-Noble, N., Ho, L., Lone, N., Anand, A., Lyall, M. J., ... & Guthrie, B.

The Lancet Healthy Longevity, Volume 4, Issue 11, E629-E644, November 2023.

DOI: 10.1016/S2666-7568(23)00190-3

Edinburgh_UCL_Health@SMM4H’22: From Glove to Flair for handling imbalanced healthcare corpora related to Adverse Drug Events, Change in medication and self-reporting vaccination. 

Imane Guellil, Jinge Wu, Honghan Wu, Tony Sun, and Beatrice Alex

In 'Proceedings of The Seventh Workshop on Social Media Mining for Health Applications, Workshop & Shared Task', pages 148–152, Gyeongju, Republic of Korea. Association for Computational Linguistics.

DOI: to be confirmed. 

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Briefing Paper: Patient and public involvement in the ongoing applied artificial intelligence and complex health interventions co-design work.

Stella Arakelyan, Jenny Robertson, Jo Turnbull, Stewart Mercer, Bruce Guthrie.

Multimorbidity profiles and stochastic block modeling improve ICU patient clustering

Jacques Fleuriot, Jorge Gaete Villegas, Valerio Restocchi

Proceedings of the 22nd IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Internet Computing, CCGrid 2022, p925-932, Published July 2022.

DOI: 10.1109/CCGrid54584.2022.00112

The impact of inconsistent human annotations on AI driven clinical decision making

Aneeta Sylolypavan, Derek Sleeman, Honghan Wu & Malcolm Sim

npj Digital Medicine volume 6, Article number: 26 (2023)

DOI: 10.1038/s41746-023-00773-3

The impact of varying the number and selection of conditions on estimated multimorbidity prevalence: A cross-sectional study using a large, primary care population dataset

Clare MacRae, Megan McMinn, Stewart W. Mercer, David Henderson, David A. McAllister, Iris Ho, Emily Jefferson, Daniel R. Morales, Jane Lyons, Ronan A. Lyons, Chris Dibben, Bruce Guthrie

PLOS Medicine, April 4, 2023

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1004208

General practitioner-led adapted comprehensive geriatric assessment for frail older people: a multi-methods evaluation of the ‘Living Well Assessment’ quality improvement project in Scotland

Eddie Donaghy, Franca Still, Helen Frost, Julia Lutte, Susan Shenkin, Helen Jones and Stewart Mercer

BJGP Open 23 December 2022; BJGPO.2022.0184.

DOI: 10.3399/BJGPO.2022.0184

Horses to Zebras: Ontology-Guided Data Augmentation and Synthesis for ICD-9 Coding

Matúš Falis, Hang Dong, Alexandra Birch, Beatrice Alex

Proceedings of the 21st Workshop on Biomedical Language Processing, May 2022

DOI: 10.18653/v1/2022.bionlp-1.39

Effect of competing mortality risks on predictive performance of the QFracture risk prediction tool for major osteoporotic fracture and hip fracture: external validation cohort study in a UK primary care population

Shona J Livingstone, Daniel R Morales, Megan McMinn, Chima Eke, Peter Donnan and Bruce Guthrie.

BMJ Medicine 2022;1:e000316. 25th October, 2022

DOI:  10.1136/bmjmed-2022-000316

Household and area determinants of emergency department attendance and hospitalisation in people with multimorbidity: a systematic review

Clare MacRae, Harry William Fisken, Edward Lawrence, Thomas Connor, Jamie Pearce, Alan Marshall, Andrew Lawson, Chris Dibben, Stewart W Mercer, Bruce Guthrie

BMJ Open, Vol 12, Issue 10, October 3rd, 2022.

DOI:  10.1136/bmjopen-2022-063441

A survey on clinical natural language processing in the United Kingdom from 2007 to 2022

Honghan Wu, Minhong Wang, Jinge Wu, Farah Francis, Yun-Hsuan Chang, Alex Shavick, Hang Dong, Michael T. C. Poon, Natalie Fitzpatrick, Adam P. Levine, Luke T. Slater, Alex Handy, Andreas Karwath, Georgios V. Gkoutos, Claude Chelala, Anoop Dinesh Shah, Robert Stewart, Nigel Collier, Beatrice Alex, William Whiteley, Cathie Sudlow, Angus Roberts & Richard J. B. Dobson

npj Digital Medicine volume 5, Article number: 186 (2022)

DOI:  10.1038/s41746-022-00730-6

GEospatial aNalysis of ExtRacorporeal membrane oxygenATion in Europe (GENERATE)

Stuart Gillon, Chunyu Zheng, Zhiqiang Feng, Marcel Fleig, Tommaso Scquizzato, Jan Belohlavek, Roberto Lorusso, Nazir Lone, and Justyna Swol

Perfusion, Volume 38, Issue 1 supplement (for EuroELSO 2023, Lisbon) May 2023, Pages 24-39

DOI:  10.1177/02676591231160471

Potential impacts of spatial restrictions on tobacco retail availability in China: a simulation study in Shanghai

Chunyu Zheng, Jamie Pearce, Zhiqiang Feng

Tobacco Control, BMJ Journals, March 2023.

DOI: 10.1136/tc-2022-057704

Detecting Adverse Drug Events from social media: A brief literature review

Imane Guellil, Nidhaleddine Chenni, Yousra Berrachedi, Massinissa Abboud, Jinge Wu, Beatrice Alex and Honghan Wu

Proceedings of the The Sixth Widening NLP Workshop, December 6th, Singapore


Small-area estimation and analysis of HIV/AIDS indicators for precise geographical targeting of health interventions in Nigeria. a spatial microsimulation approach

Eleojo Abubakar, Niall Cunningham.

International Journal of Health Geographics 22, Article number 23 (2023)

DOI: 10.1186/s12942-023-00341-8

Impact of individual, household, and area characteristics on health and social care outcomes for people with multimorbidity: Protocol for a multilevel analysis

Clare MacRae , Stewart W. Mercer, Andrew Lawson, Alan Marshall, Jamie Pearce, Eleojo Abubakar, Chunyu Zheng, Marjan van den Akker, Thomas Williams, Olivia Swann, Louisa Pollock, Anna Rawlings, Rich Fry, Ronan A. Lyons, Jane Lyons, Amy Mizen, Chris Dibben, Bruce Guthrie

PLoS ONE, October 5th, 2023

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0282867

Multimorbidity analysis with low condition counts: a robust Bayesian approach for small but important subgroups

Guillermo Romero Moreno, Valerio Restocchi, Jacques D. Fleuriot, Atul Anand, Stewart W. Mercer, Bruce Guthrie

eBioMedicine, Volume 102, 105081, April 2024

DOI: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2024.105081