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Web Support System for Prediction of Heart Disease using k-Nearest Neighbor Algorithm

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2020
Savitha Kamalapurkar, Samyama Gunjal G.H.

Savitha Kamalapurkar and Samyama Gunjal G.H.. Web Support System for Prediction of Heart Disease using k-Nearest Neighbor Algorithm. International Journal of Computer Applications 175(14):1-6, August 2020. BibTeX

	author = {Savitha Kamalapurkar and Samyama Gunjal G.H.},
	title = {Web Support System for Prediction of Heart Disease using k-Nearest Neighbor Algorithm},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {August 2020},
	volume = {175},
	number = {14},
	month = {Aug},
	year = {2020},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {1-6},
	numpages = {6},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2020920638},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Cardiovascular diseases are a major threat to human life. The death rates are increasing day by day due to heart problems, such as cardiac arrest, clot or damage in blood vessels, arrhythmia, etc.. Most of the times heart related problems are emergency cases, hence there is a requirement of the on-line system in place to find the symptoms of heart problem and prevent it by detecting it in early stage. On-line system always helps the patients as well as doctor when there is an casualty. The proposed work supports health-care industry by providing a web based system for prediction of cardiac problems using Nearest Neighbors algorithm.


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K-Nearest Neighbor, Machine Learning, Heart Disease, Prediction