Category: AI Hub / Sector / Health care

September 23, 2021

A New Formula May Help Black Patients' Access to Kidney Care

The prior algorithm adjusted calculations for Black patients—making it harder for them to qualify for transplants and other treatments.


August 12, 2021

This Device Helps Paralyzed People Breathe—and Sing

Called the Exo-Abs, the robotic device uses artificial intelligence to gauge how much pressure to put on a person’s midsection.


by Khari Johnson in AI Hub
August 5, 2021

These Algorithms Look at X-Rays—and Somehow Detect Your Race

A study raises new concerns that AI will exacerbate disparities in health care. One issue? The study’s authors aren’t sure what cues are used by the algorithms.


by Tom Simonite in AI Hub