Clinical Applications of Machine Learning Algorithms: Beyond the Black Box
9 Pages Posted: 7 Apr 2019
Date Written: March 12, 2019
Machine learning algorithms may radically improve our ability to diagnose and treat disease. For moral, legal, and scientific reasons, it is essential that doctors and patients be able to understand and explain the predictions of these models. Scalable, customisable, and ethical solutions can be achieved by working together with relevant stakeholders, including patients, data scientists, and policy makers.
Keywords: Machine learning, explainability, black box algorithms
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