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Table 4 Results for ANN Models Predicting Occurrence of SSI

From: Prophylactic antibiotic bundle compliance and surgical site infections: an artificial neural network analysis

ANN Model
(variables used)
SSI prediction sensitivity
(n = 29)
No SSI prediction specificity
(n = 617)
All variables including NSQIP compliance variable69.0%60.1%
All variables excluding NSQIP compliance variable89.7%50.2%
All variables excluding NSQIP compliance and Sex variables79.3%50.2%