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Medicine's Machine Learning Problem

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As Big Data tools reshape health care, biased datasets and unaccountable algorithms threaten to further disempower patients.

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Medicine's Machine Learning Problem

Medicine's Machine Learning Problem

As Big Data tools reshape health care, biased datasets and unaccountable algorithms threaten to further disempower patients.

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What is the role of AI in the healthcare industry and its future?

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AI and Machine Learning for Healthcare

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Many health industry experts fear AI-based products won’t be able to match the hype.

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A handful of hospitals and cancer clinics are tapping the cold calculations of AI to nudge conversations around some of the most deeply human questions.

AI was supposed to save health care. What if it makes it more expensive?

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Algorithms increasingly deployed at hospitals are meant to help identify high-risk patients, but they may also be lifting facilities' bottom lines.

Patient, Heal Thyself (With AI)

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AI revolution in medicine

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As part of our series, artificial intelligence is examined through the medical lens. It may lift personalized treatment, fill gaps in access to care, and cut red tape, but risks abound.

How AI is changing medicine, the role of physicians

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The once futuristic potential for artificial intelligence in healthcare is coming to fruition, integrating with key operational and clinical aspects of healthcare to improve patient care. ...

Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML) in Healthcare: Examples of Its Potential in Medicine

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Artificial intelligence (AI) & Machine Learning (ML) are set to transform medicine & healthcare in a number of ways. You won't believe these examples.

How AI could shape the health tech landscape in 2019

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Highlights include technologies that cut costs and promote patient health, especially in the areas of imaging diagnostic, predictive analytics and administration.

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The present and future use of AI in healthcare

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