DiscoverMaking Sense with Sam Harris#162 — Medical Intelligence
#162 — Medical Intelligence

#162 — Medical Intelligence

Update: 2019-07-0356
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In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Eric Topol about the way artificial intelligence can improve medicine. They talk about soaring medical costs and declining health outcomes in the U.S., the problems of too little and too much medicine, the culture of medicine, the travesty of electronic health records, the current status of AI in medicine, the promise of further breakthroughs, possible downsides of relying on AI in medicine, and other topics.

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Comments (3)

Benj

we could program the machines to explain to us how they know the difference between a male eye and a female eye. but we still may not know for sure if the Ai is telling us the truth or the whole truth.

Jul 18th
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Joe Weyek

Quillette is rather mainstream. It's comment section is rather extreme.

Jul 10th
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Mother Jungle

risk score s for heart disease and whether it's beneficial to take statins

Jul 5th
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#162 — Medical Intelligence

#162 — Medical Intelligence