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Complex emergency department data still a challenge for AI

The elemental complexity of emergency medical care leads to barriers that must be overcome for meaningful Emergency Medicine Artificial Intelligence (EMAI) to exist. Accurate data extraction is at the core of a successful AI tool. As EMRs mature, the information contained becomes more trusted. The structured data is relatively easy to extract and subsequently used for standard…

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How could artificial intelligence benefit emergency medicine?

Close to half of all hospital-based health care delivered annually in the US is performed in emergency departments (ED), and this fraction is rising [1]. Emergency medicine (EM) physicians must simultaneously care for multiple patients, many of whom are critical, making rapid access to patient and clinical information for acute decision making necessary. At the same time, however, the human capacity to…