ethics

'Biases’: AI’s limitations in coronavirus response

'Biases’: AI’s limitations in coronavirus response

AI is playing a key role in the Covid-19 response, but it could also be exacerbating inequalities within our health systems – a critical concern that is dragging the technology’s limitations back into the spotlight.

The embedded ethics approach in AI development

The embedded ethics approach in AI development

Alena Buyx, Professor of Ethics in Medicine and Health Technologies at TUM, explains the embedded ethics approach.

Digital transformation: From sick care to proactive health care

Digital transformation: From sick care to proactive health care

“The digital transformation will make healthcare even more human. It will enable us to provide preventive and personalized healthcare!”


Wearable biosensors may pave the way for personalized health

Wearable biosensors may pave the way for personalized health

Penn State engineers say computational power is key to technology for smart bandages, health tattoos and artificial organs.

Facial recognition software IDs individuals from MRI scans

Facial recognition software IDs individuals from MRI scans

Though identifying data typically are removed from medical image files before they are shared for research, a study finds that this may not be enough to protect patient privacy.

Mental health game changer

Mental health game changer

Using a simple computer game and AI techniques, researchers were able to identify behavioural patterns in subjects with depression and bipolar disorder.