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The Challenge of Medical Artificial Intelligence

By LA Celi, DJ Stone Marvin Minsky, the great cognitive scientist at MIT, defined artificial intelligence (AI) as “the science of making machines do things that would require intelligence if done by man.” Medicine, an area currently undergoing an accelerating and sometimes painful period of digitization, presents a particular problem for creating these intelligent machines…

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Artificial intelligence health apps improve access to NHS doctors

Leading UK National Health Service (NHS) researchers say AI could handle most routine check-ups, giving doctors more time to focus on quality interactions with patients. Public satisfaction with general practioners (GPs) are at their lowest levels since records began and missed appointments cost the NHS £1 billion in 2017. Vishal Nangalia, a consultant anaesthesiologist at…