chatbots

Chatbots are computer programs or smart algorithms conducting conversation via auditory or textual methods. We report their application for mental health monitoring and psychotherapy, in cancer care, medication management or for dispensing medical advice.

A chatbot for emergency department patients' social needs

A chatbot for emergency department patients' social needs

A chatbot asks emergency department visitors about social needs, including access to medical care and physical safety.

Figurative language confuses chatbots

Figurative language confuses chatbots

When chatbots are confronted with dialog that includes idioms or similes, their performance drops to between 10 and 20 percent.

E-mental health: A solution for a rising challenge

E-mental health: A solution for a rising challenge

E-mental health services could provide a response to these challenges and offer effective ways for prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and aftercare.

Chatbots could train our mental condition

Chatbots could train our mental condition

Technology will play an increasingly social and even emotional role in our lives. Virtual conversations lead to more self-compassion.

Can chatbots help fill the empathy gap?

Can chatbots help fill the empathy gap?

Stressed out? Need to talk? Turning to a chatbot for emotional support might help, research from Michigan State University shows.

Chatbot explains apps and how they access data

Chatbot explains apps and how they access data

Hey GUI helps you find information on apps and their user interfaces with a simple conversation rather than complex tools or code.

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