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AI in medicine

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Artificial intelligence is no longer a dream of the future. In the USA, doctors have already been working for more than ten years with products in which algorithms are used. Especially in the field of repetitive tasks, computers are important helpers. Nevertheless, research is still at the beginning. What about the learning ability of machines, the current status of AI solutions and the possibilities of tomorrow? Read more in our current interview at!

Have a cooler but still sunny week,

Katja Laska
Editorial team

image: 12 - 15 November 2018, MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine in Düsseldorf

AI in medicine

Topic of the Month: Big Data in diagnostics
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AI in medicine: Machines do not learn like humans

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Image: The development of deep learning algorithms with the Fraunhofer MEVIS's infrastructure happens interactively. Clinicians and developers are thus able; Copyright: Fraunhofer MEVIS
For years, medicine has been exploring AI techniques aimed at easing physician workload. While computers may not have the medical expertise and skills obtained through years of study, they can recognize patterns and specific features in datasets and draw deductions. Though this does not make them as valuable as doctors, it does, however, make them faster and more reliable when it comes to certain tasks.
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