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Is there an AI system that, given a patient's symptoms, produces a diagnosis and suggests a treatment?

Is there an AI system (preferably, one that interacts with the human, such as a chatbot like this one) that, given some input (e.g. entered into the system by writing text), such as a person's ...
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Is AI already being used in the drug industry to combat the COVID-19?

We all have heard about how beneficial AI can be in health. There are plenty of papers and research about confronting against diseases, like cancer. However in 2020 with COVID-19 be one of the most ...
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Would it be ethical to allow an AI to make life-or-death medical decisions?

Would it be ethical to allow an AI to make life-or-death medical decisions? For instance, where there an insufficient number of ventilators during a respiratory pandemic, not every patient can have ...
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What are the AI technologies currently used to fight the coronavirus pandemic?

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), as of 29 September 2020, has affected many countries ...
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How should I select the features for predicting diseases?

My aim is to create a trained model for predicting diseases. Now diseases are classified based on the following criteria in general: Causes of the Disease Pathogenesis (the mechanism by which the ...
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Evaluation a policy learned using Q - learning

I have been reading literature on reinforcement learning in healthcare. I am slightly confused between the policy evaluation for both SARSA and Q-learning. To my knowledge, I believe that SARSA is ...
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Will AI cause mass mental illness and end humanity?

You probably get this question a lot "Will AI be the end of the human race?". However, my concern is not that AI will "take over" or their goal misalign with ours. Instead, I fear that AI and machines ...
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How can it be shown clearly and transparently that the outcomes of data-driven health and care technology are validated?

The National Health Service (NHS) wrote down several principles in a document Code of conduct for data-driven health and care technology (updated 18 July 2019). I am concerned with principle 7. Show ...
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Can someone suggest me a platform to develop a mental health mobile app for Android and/or iOS using AI? [closed]

I am a computer science student and my task is to develop a mobile app for Android and/ or IOS using Artificial Intelligence, designed to help people reduce/ combat depression.Regarding the ...
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AI Algorithms and Processes to Simulate a Personal Trainer

What AI Algorithms and processes would be involved to simulate a personal trainer to provide a virtual solution so people, athletes and schools can have custom workouts to lessen injuries, optimize ...
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Diagnosing mental health problems using Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning techniques

I've seen events, like CogX and articles which describe how machine learning techniques or algorithms can be used to diagnose mental health issues. Here is my question; How can artificial ...
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How can artificial intelligence (including deep learning algorithms) find suspicious patterns in the body’s biochemistry?

It has been suggested that machine learning algorithms (also Watson) can help with finding disease in patient images and optimize scans. Also that deep learning algorithms show promise for every type ...
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How Watson can help to make medical diagnoses?

On Watson wiki page we can read: In healthcare, Watson's natural language, hypothesis generation, and evidence-based learning capabilities allow it to function as a clinical decision support system ...