We’ll Soon Trust AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease

We'll Soon Trust #AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease

  • We’ll Soon Trust AI More Than Doctors to Diagnose Disease – October 13, 2016
  • It probably goes without saying, but medicine has improved a lot in modern times.
  • “Medicine has improved a lot as a practice,” Khosla said.
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It probably goes without saying, but medicine has improved a lot in modern times. No one would willingly go back to the days of sketchy anesthetics and experimental surgery.
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Google DeepMind wants to use machine learning to help treat certain cancers

Google DeepMind wants to use machine learning to help treat certain cancers

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Google DeepMind is launching a project to reduce the time it takes doctors to prepare treatment for head and neck cancers. Alphabet’s London-based artificial intelligence division has partnered… Continue reading “Google DeepMind wants to use machine learning to help treat certain cancers”

Robot Surgeons Are Taking Over the Operating Room

Robot Surgeons Are Taking Over the Operating Room  #Robots #AI

  • Robot Surgeons Are Taking Over the Operating Room
  • Advanced surgical robots are already helping doctors perform operations with previously unimaginable precision.
  • Some of the latest surgical robots can already plan and execute simple surgical tasks entirely on their own, select optimal approaches and tools, and even use deep learning to observe and replicate new procedures.
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  • But fairly soon, doctors may be able to hand the scalpel over entirely-at least for simple, repetitive procedures-freeing up human surgeons’ valuable time for more complex work.

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Robot Surgeons Are Taking Over the Operating Room

Artificial Intelligence App To Be Launched At UK Children’s Hospital

Artificial Intelligence App To Be Launched At UK Children’s Hospital:  #AIApp #AlderHey

  • IBM Watson has combined with Alder Hey children’s hospital in Liverpool to help develop an AI app that will help doctors and patients work better together.
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  • How we communicate with patients hasn’t changed much over the last 100 years.
  • Speaking to the BBC , Mr Iain Hennessey, a paediatric surgeon and director of innovation at Alder Hey, said: “Helping our patients and their families prepare properly for coming into hospital will really reduce their anxiety and could mean we can get them better and home faster.
  • IBM’s European director for Watson, Paul Chong, commented: “I’m thrilled to see IBM Watson technology applied to help doctors and their patients in the effort to improve the lives of children and their families.”

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IBM Watson and Alder Fey children’s hospital are joining forces to develop and artificial intelligence app to improve patient care.


Artificial Intelligence App To Be Launched At UK Children’s Hospital