Medical AI can detect the racial identity of patients from x-rays. This is extremely concerning, and raises urgent questions about how we test medical AI systems.
Reports that CT scanning may be better than PCR testing for covid-19 are flawed and almost certainly wrong.
My first impressions of these datasets. How do they measure up, and how useful might they be?
Medical AI has a safety problem; we know for a fact our testing isn't reliable. We've seen how this plays out before.
Since the CheXNet paper came out in November 2017 I have been communicating with the author team. I'm finally ready to review the paper. Some of the things I found out surprised me.
Today I want to look at two papers which tell us something very useful about medical AI, particularly if we are trying to predict the future of medicine.
Just a quick note: If you are in South Australia and you are interested in radiology or research, or even radiology research, feel free to contact me. I can answer any questions you have or maybe even connect you with researchers who need help. And if anyone is willing to give me feedback on my teaching materials, … Continue reading Interested in radiology or research?