The COVID crisis has spurred clinical researchers to look myriad ways AI might help win the war against the virus. Has the investigatory boomlet ended up raising as many nettlesome concerns as positive possibilities?
Clinical laboratories store a motherlode of objective and structured patient data well primed for mining with AI. Given this reality, pathologists and medical laboratorians must set and abide by principles guiding the ethical use of the technology.
An AI decision aid significantly improved decision quality, level of shared decision-making, patient satisfaction and functional outcomes in patients compared to an education-only approach, according to a new study in JAMA.