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IBM Watson: Will Your Doctor be a Robot?

There is what is the potential for artificial intelligence and what would be the acceptance of artificial intelligence. Humans as a species aren’t very flexible about giving up their concept of autonomy and power. How much would we be willing to turn over? My name is Marty Kohn, I’m a …

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Using Artificial Intelligence to Improve Patient Outcomes

(upbeat music) – Artificial intelligence, AI, is changing the way healthcare providers serve their patients and has been proven to improve patient outcomes. Whether it’s making patient interactions with customer service agents run more smoothly or creating an easy to use clinician and patient communication interface that can help reduce …

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Artificial intelligence predicts patient lifespans | QPT

A computer’s ability to predict a patient’s lifespan simply by looking at images of their organs is a step closer to becoming a reality, Researchers from the University of Adelaide used artificial intelligence to analyse the medical imaging of 48 patients’ chests. This computer-based analysis was able to predict which …

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Artificial intelligence is a growing presence in diagnostic medicine

The Google DeepMind Challenge, where man battled machine in a game of Baduk, or Go, highlighted the latest developments in artificial intelligence and sparked interest in its potential applications. Park Se-young looks into how the field of medicine could benefit from smarter machines. The medical field is undergoing revolutionary changes …

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AI Beats Radiologists at Pneumonia Detection | Two Minute Papers #214

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. In this work, a 121-layer convolutional neural network is trained to recognize pneumonia and 13 different diseases. Pneumonia is an inflammatory lung condition that is responsible for a million hospitalizations and 50,000 deaths per year in the US alone. …

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Robot Surgeons are the Future of Medicine

RoboCop, Robodog, Robo… …doctor? Alright, medical technology is getting weirder by the day. But I mean that in a good way. Take the iKnife for example. It’s a surgical knife that actually vaporizes tissue, and then analyzes the smoke that comes out so that a surgeon can know if she’s …

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