VINNIE THAWANI AND TEAM MEMBERS

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COMBATING THE ISSUE OF PREDICTION OF PRETERM DELIVERIES USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.

PRIYAL SONI, GAURI DAREKAR, ROHIT IYER, RHUTVIK SHETH

WEEK 2

The videos of Prof. Ramesh Raskar sir are really good and lucid. He speaks with confidence and brings good interest in the listeners. I feel he has good oratory skills. Raskar sir always starts with speaking about the specific objective of his talks which gives some idea about what the topic is about. These videos are really very helpful for the generation. He always speaks confidently and gives the listeners a fair knowledge of the topic. He is a great personality and the person with utmost knowledge of the field. He talks about scientific things and always urges them to be looked upon. I feel he is really a great example for all of us.He has a great knowledge of this field. Interesting view of their videos comes in and we get inspired by him. These videos are really informative as well as motivating. He has a good command over his subject . His videos helps the students get useful information on the topic.He taught us discipline and his dedication towards the subject has always been beneficial for the students.He is setting a great example for our generation.

WEEK 3

Resource Map

PEOPLE AND ORGANISATION

  • Cloudnine Hospital, Vashi
  • Dr. Praveen Mody, Mody Hospital  Airoli
  • Dr. ShubhangiAdate, Ornate Hospital , Kharghar
  • Dr. RohanPalshetkar, D.Y Patil Hospital, Nerul
  • Dr. Rajni Bhatia, Lions Medical Centre,KoparKhairne
  • Dr.Suresh Shah, SL Raheja hospital, Mahim, Mumbai
  • USERS AND BENEFICIARIES

    Healthcare sector (Doctors),Educational institutions,NGO's for helping the child,Research sector,Public health reports,Family of the child

    BREAKTHROUGHS AND RISKS

    Lack of accuracy,Lack of knowledge,Poor connectivity to rural areas,Lack of certain technologies in India.,Poor outreach,Can detect true labor only a week prior to the delivery.,Sudden deliveries due to shocks can't be detected.,Reduction of  death rate of infants due to preterm,Reduction of disabilities in children due to preterm.,Increased accuracy.,Detection of preterm quite in advance.

    RESEARCH QUESTIONS

  • What % of women undergoes preterm in India?
  • Current situation or the rate of growth/decline of preterm deliveries in India?
  • What are the current techniques employed to determine preterm births and their shortcomings if any?
  • Is there any technique or method available at present to predict the preterm birth in early stage of pregnancy?