Artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare and research : Nuffield Council on Bioethics

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare and research

Nuffield Council on Bioethics

Published, May 2018

This report explores how AI is currently being used in healthcare and its potential future uses.

The report identifies AI being used as part of clinical care to detect diseases as well as in patient facing applications such as health assessment apps. It highlights that AI can be used to drive innovation in the healthcare sector but there ethical issues such as safety and transparency which must be considered.