Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare: a Qualitative Review of Recent Advances and Predictions for the Future
This review examines the potential uses and ethical concerns of applying artificial intelligence across healthcare fields like nursing, pathology, radiology, surgery, and diagnostics.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) describes computers that mimic human cognitive functions. This review assesses the potential impact of AI on different areas of healthcare such as nursing care, pathology, radiology, surgery, and blood diagnostics. It also addresses ethical concerns and concludes that individual narrow AI improvements have the potential to form a giant unit that can eventually surpass human health professionals in the performance of key tasks.