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Medicine 5.0: machine learning algorithms in healthcare

Interview with Prof. Alena Buyx, Director of the Institute for History and Ethics of Medicine, Chair of Ethics in Medicine and Health Technologies, Technical University of Munich (TUM) and Member of the German Ethics Council

04.11.2019

Image: Smiling blond woman with glasses and black-and-white-dress - Prof. Alena Buyx; Copyright: Klaus Ranger

Prof. Alena Buyx

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The decisions of autonomous algorithms must also be comprehensible for physicians. Otherwise, it is not certain whether the algorithms act on the basis of medical criteria.

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