By Girish Nadkarni, MD
In the past five years, artificial intelligence (AI) has become a strategic tool for businesses across various industries, including financial services, retail, and logistics. More recently, the healthcare industry has started to see the positive impact that AI and subsets such as machine learning can have in helping the industry solve critical medical issues.
There are countless AI applications being developed across healthcare, many with transformational potential. From clinical research to hospital care, diagnostics and drug development, AI applications have the potential to fundamentally reshape the healthcare landscape over the next decade.
One of the most promising applications of AI in healthcare today is in diagnostics and clinical decision support for chronic diseases. A great example of this is the use of AI to help combat the growing, worldwide epidemic of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The diagnosis of CKD and its progression has been challenging for decades.[Read more…] about Is AI the Key to Solving the Growing CKD Epidemic?