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Hidden in Plain Sight: If AI Can Detect Race, What About Bias‪?‬ Medicine and the Machine

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An AI model accurately predicts a person's race from a chest radiograph with stunning accuracy. Here's why it matters, and how it poses research questions about bias in medicine.
This podcast is intended for US healthcare professionals only.
To read a full transcript of this episode or to comment please visit:
https://www.medscape.com/features/public/machine
Eric J. Topol, MD, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute; Professor of Molecular Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape
Abraham Verghese, MD, Physician, author, and educator; Professor and Vice Chair, Theory & Practice of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Judy Gichoya, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
AI recognition of patient race in medical imaging: a modelling study: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35568690/
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https://www.medscape.com/author/bob-harrington
For questions or feedback, please email: news@medscape.net

An AI model accurately predicts a person's race from a chest radiograph with stunning accuracy. Here's why it matters, and how it poses research questions about bias in medicine.
This podcast is intended for US healthcare professionals only.
To read a full transcript of this episode or to comment please visit:
https://www.medscape.com/features/public/machine
Eric J. Topol, MD, Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute; Professor of Molecular Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape
Abraham Verghese, MD, Physician, author, and educator; Professor and Vice Chair, Theory & Practice of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California
Judy Gichoya, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
AI recognition of patient race in medical imaging: a modelling study: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/35568690/
You may also like:
Medscape's Chief Cardiology Correspondent Dr John M. Mandrola's This Week In Cardiology
https://www.medscape.com/twic
Discussions on topics at the core of cardiology and the practice of medicine with Dr Robert A. Harrington and guests on The Bob Harrington Show
https://www.medscape.com/author/bob-harrington
For questions or feedback, please email: news@medscape.net

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