How Artificial Intelligence Can Help Burn Victims

August 16, 2016

(The Atlantic) – Medical specialities that rely heavily on imaging technologies are on the cusp of undergoing a major transformation in the era of machine learning, a type of AI in which computers exposed to massive datasets can automatically draw inferences from what they see. Using enormous troves of medical imagery could revolutionize health care because, Kanevsky says, “things that have a visual component can be translated to an image, which can then be translated to a data point, which can be used for machine learning.”