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AI in Healthcare – Ethical Considerations

Given the touting of recent analytic and machine learning results in healthcare, why haven’t doctors been replaced by computers yet? The truth is that there are many obstacles that stand in the way of implementing  analytics in healthcare. Ethical issues Read more…


7 Popular Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

With the advent of automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning, we hear about their applications regularly in news across industries. This has been especially true for healthcare where various hospitals, health insurance companies, healthcare units, etc. have been impacted in more substantial Read more…


3 ways to fight congestive heart failure using artificial intelligence

Objective Congestive heart failure (CHF) has been called an “epidemic” and a “staggering clinical and public health problem” (Roger, 2013). It can be defined as the impaired ability of the ventricle to fill or eject with blood.  Consequences include difficulty Read more…


What are intelligent systems?

For many healthcare professionals, the topic of artificial intelligence may seem daunting at first.  I know for a fact that artificial intelligence isn’t taught during those Methods and Logic in Medicine lectures that are commonly slept through by medical students.  Read more…