Babylon and Machine learning
There have been news reports this week on an app replacing a trip to the doctors: an app with a robot doctor that can triage, diagnose and even treat individuals over their phones. Some of these are:
Babylon puts a doctor in a machine, BBC Technology
Babylon raises £50m to perfect its AI Doctor, CITY A.M.
Babylon raises $60m to build AI doctor to diagnose illnesses, Financial Times, FT.com
Our response to these news items and based on our ongoing research on the use of digital health wearables for self-monitoring and self-management of health is available here: