Machine learning tools continue to improve in accuracy and ease of use. R has multiple packages implementing many of the most popular tools while maintaining the R syntax we have learned already. One of these called “RandomForest” provides an interface that is startlingly easy to use and apply. This downloadable package implements a decision tree to perform either classification or regression prediction analysis.

Joe Wildenberg
Joe Wildenberg, MD/PhD is a radiology resident at University of Pennsylvania. His interests include applying data science to radiology and medical data, interventional radiology, and traveling the world.

Joe will finish training with a fellowship in Interventional Radiology in June 2018 from the University of Pennsylvania.

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