Artificial intelligence & Robotics

There Is No Precision Medicine Without Artificial Intelligence

Artificial narrow intelligence (ANI) will most likely help healthcare move from traditional, one-size-fits-all medical solutions towards targeted treatments, personalized therapies, and uniquely composed drugs. In two words: precision medicine. However, before we let ANI take over the stage in healthcare, stakeholders should consider several ethical and legal issues.

[ Read More ]

Robotic-Assisted Surgery Current Challenges and Future Directions: Interview with Dr. Mona Orady

During the last decade and a half, robotic-assisted surgery has led to smaller scars, less pain, and faster recoveries for patients. Concurrently, surgeons using this technology have benefited from being able to perform surgeries in a more comfortable position, while also experiencing greater visualization and enhanced precision. With all of these benefits, robotic-assisted surgeries are

[ Read More ]

Texas Childrens doctor says artificial intelligence requires physicians to redefine their role in medical care

To coexist with machines, one physician says doctors will need to delegate parts of their jobs to algorithms that are better equipped to support patient care. In doing so, physicians need to redefine their profession to adapt to 21st century models of care, writes Bryan Vartabedian, M.D.

[ Read More ]

UK Microsoft division explores new ways to bring AI to healthcare

Iain Buchan, clinical professor in public health informatics at University of Manchester has been tapped to lead the project.Microsoft has launched a new healthcare initiative at its Cambridge, UK, research facility where it will investigate new applications of machine learning and AI in healthcare.Areas of research might include patient monitoring systems, predictive analytics and new

[ Read More ]