• Cognitive computing platform may help oncologists deliver subspecialist-level care

    4 days ago - By Healio

    NEW YORK - A cognitive computing platform produced ranked treatment options that were largely concordant with expert opinions, according to study results presented at Chemotherapy Foundation Symposium.
    However, real-world patients with similar characteristics received nonrecommended therapies in approximately 20% of cases, suggesting a need for decision support, researchers wrote.
    IBM Watson for Oncology - a cognitive computing point-of-care system - provides evidence-based, confidence-ranked treatment options for individuals with cancer.
    The platform uses structured and
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  • New Smart Drainage Device May Help Glaucoma Patients Save Their Eyesight

    New Smart Drainage Device May Help Glaucoma Patients Save Their Eyesight

    4 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in the world. Scientists have invented a new smart drainage device to help glaucoma patients to save their eyesight.
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