With most US states now reporting sustained increases in new coronavirus cases, fear about the pandemic's resurgence is on the rise. That is placing renewed pressure on the key elements in this healthcare battle, including early detection, containment, triage and diagnosis, and vaccine development.
Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to bring an arsenal of important weapons to this fight. But the reviews are mixed on how effectively healthcare has used AI in the past. Many experts hope that the current crisis will change that.
AI can help with early detection and analysis, containment, diagnosis, and vaccine development. Here's how it's shaping up as a game-changer.