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Data Visualization: The Epilepsy Story

The focus of this paper is an exploratory analysis and the visualization of data for clarity around epilepsy.


After sub-setting the data based on condition, analysis and visualizations were prepared for the year 2011.

The analysis was mainly explorative in nature with some descriptive statistics displayed for:

  • age
  • gender
  • racial groups
  • length of hospital stay
  • type of hospital admissions
  • number of chronic conditions
  • total charges
  • income level
  • healthcare providers
  • severity and comorbidities of depression
  • hypertension
  • psychosis
  • paralysis
  • and neurological disorders.

Summary statistics and visualizations prepared with SAS and Tableau are presented to get detailed information on each of the contributing variables.

Download our paper to learn how we were able to gain valuable insight from this data.