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Artificial intelligence helps cut down on MRI no-shows

Artificial intelligence predictive analytics performs fairly well in solving complex operational problems — outpatient MRI appointment no-shows, especially — using a modest amount of data and basic feature engineering, and can help cut down on such no-shows, according to findings published in the American Journal of Roentgenology. What’s convenient and beneficial about the data is… Read More »

A machine-versus-doctors fixation masks important questions about artificial intelligence

Next time you go to the doctor, remember to bring your genome card.  What, you don’t have one? Of course you don’t. Wallet-sized cards containing a person’s genetic code don’t exist.  Yet they were envisioned in a 1996 Los Angeles Times article, which predicted that by 2020 the makeup of a person’s genome would drive… Read More »

Dangers of artificial intelligence in medicine | TheHill – The Hill

Two of the most significant predictions for the new decade are that AI will become more pervasive, and the U.S. health-care system will need to evolve. AI can augment and improve the health-care system to serve more patients with fewer doctors.  However, health innovators need to be careful to design a system that enhances doctors’… Read More »

Childhood in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

SOURCES: Robokind.com: “Say Hello to Robokind.” Science Robotics: “Improving Social Skills in Children With ASD Using a Long-term, In-home Social Robot.” Science Daily: “Scientists Use AI to Develop Better Predictions of Why Children Struggle at School.” De La Salle Lipa: “Students’ Startup Builds AI Therapy Toy for Kids with ADHD.” Brain-power.com: “Empowering Students to Function… Read More »

New artificial intelligence finds breast tumours that doctors miss

New artificial intelligence spots breast tumours that trained doctors miss in ‘huge advance’ for cancer patients Computer algorithm could now help diagnose breast cancer more accurately  Found reduction in the number of false positives and reduction in false negatives Study co author Dr Mozziyar Etemadi said the new tool was ‘a huge advance’ By Bhvishya… Read More »