AI vs. MD (http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/04/03/ai-versus-md) In this article from The New Yorker Annals of Medicine, Siddhartha Mukherjee explores the unique features that make a skilled diagnostician, and then highlights research conducted by Sebastian Thrun in an effort to apply machine learning
Medical dramas have become increasingly popular over the years with shows like Grey’s Anatomy drawing in millions of viewers every week. This article in the Atlantic explores how medical dramas influence viewers’ perspectives on healthcare professionals and medicine in general.
When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write Patient records are typically used to communicate information about a patient between doctors, but what happens when those records are shared with a patient? It’s interesting to see how sharing this information can
TED Talk: Dr. Leonard Zon on Stem Cells: Click below to watch Dr. Leonard Zon, founder of the Stem Cell Program at Boston Children’s, deliver a talk on the hope and promise of stem cells. Read more: http://vectorblog.org/2014/07/the-hope-and-promise-of-stem-cells-a-ted-tutorial/?utm_campaign=Q4%202014%20Innovation%20Social&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin&utm_content=Vector%20Promise%20of%20Stem%20Cells Photo:Michael Fein/Bloomberg
Burnout in the Hospital: Why Doctors Are Set Up for Stress: A recent article in Time Magazine explores the reasons why physicians are at high risk for burnout. Excerpt: “What can be done to alleviate some of the pressure on