July 2, 2015

Who am I?

  • Background
    • Bachelor in Mathematics
    • Master in Statistics
    • PhD in Biostatistics

  • Job
    • Statistical consultant for Open Analytics NV

The research discussed in this presentation was conducted during my PhD at the KU Leuven.

Diagnosis of ovarian tumors

A good accurate specific pre-operative diagnosis is crucial for:

  • correct triaging
    • referral to specialized centers
    • referral to gynecological oncologist
  • correct choice of optimal management
    • avoiding rupture and residual disease in malignant tumors
    • avoiding overly invasive management of benign tumors

Accuracy/Reliability of predictions

Current approaches

Before analysis

During analysis