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It’s Elementary Watson! My Encounter With the Smartest Computer Known to Man

There's smart, and then there's Watson smart.  IBM Watson, the computer system that IBM has invested over a billion dollars developing, started with

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Genetics: Medicine’s Next Frontier

In 2005, a wild eyed, young, enthusiastic and impressionable student (myself) sat in on a genetics lecture in his first year of medical school in whic

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Man vs Machine in PFT Interpretation

Nary a conference in almost any field of medicine can take place without some forum or symposium on the utility of novel medical devices, digital heal

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8,000 lives saved by Flu Vaccine

This past year featured one of the most aggressive forms of Influenza with morbidity and mortality approaching that of the pandemic strain of 2008-9.¬

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BrainQ…Changing Neurology Forever

I feel a real sense of accomplishment... OurCrowd's MedTech team first saw this company as the pipe dream of a brilliant scientist with a crazy idea.

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Top 10 Predictions for Health IT 2018

Predictions include the utilization of technology for optimizing back office services, more automated processes for patients, more utilization of bloc

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Incorporating Technology into Medicine

Too often, technology is seen as an ends unto itself, rather than a means to enhance human-derived programs.  In other words, the technology should s

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AI in HealthCare: The future is upon us

https://www.statnews.com/2017/08/18/artificial-intelligence-medicine There is much debate regarding the role that AI should - and will - play in he

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Forbes: Top Ten Innovations that will Change Healthcare

Forbes describes innovations that will change the face of healthcare in the next decade.  Focusing on very general trends and a few specific technolo

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5 Digital Health Trends for 2017

http://www.mobihealthnews.com/content/five-digital-health-trends-investors-are-watching-2017?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTW1FNVlXSmhObVJrTXpKaSIsInQiOiJHY2ZLVWV0M

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The AI Potential in the ICU…

Many companies have evaluated the utility of deep learning, artificial intelligence and predictive analytics to identify unstable patients in the inpa