Evaluating an Eye Screening Test

  • Gongxian Cheng
  • Kwawen Cho
  • Xiaohui Liu
  • George Loizou
  • John X. Wu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1642)


Field evaluation of AI systems or software systems in general is a challenging research topic. During the last few years we have developed a software-based eye screening system. In this paper we describe our work on evaluating several important aspects of the system.We have systematically studied the key issues involved in evaluating software quality and carried out the evaluations using different strategies. After a brief introduction of the system, this work is described from a data-analysis problem-solving perspective, involving problem analysis, data collection, and data analysis.


Optic Neuritis Receiver Operator Characteristic Analysis Screening System Test Record Optic Nerve Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gongxian Cheng
    • 1
  • Kwawen Cho
    • 1
  • Xiaohui Liu
    • 1
  • George Loizou
    • 1
  • John X. Wu
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Birkbeck CollegeUniversity of LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Moorfields Eye Hospital, Glaxo Department of Ophthalmic EpidemiologyInstitute of OphthalmologyLondonUK

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