Advances in AI could detect complications from diabetes

Artificial intelligence is a very common theme in Sci-Fi movies, but these days it can be used in many scientific and technological fields. …And one of them is medicine. Scientists and engineers from various organizations and companies are looking into ways to integrate the newest advances in AI, called “deep learning”, into solving serious medical problems. A good example is the California HealthCare Foundation or CHCF, that among several important diseases, it deals with diabetic retinopathy. This disease, a long-term complication of diabetes, causes damage to the tiny blood vessels from the retina and untreated it can lead to blindness. 80% of the people with diabetes will develop diabetic retinopathy and the symptoms are rare at first. That’s why the patients must go frequently to a trained doctor who scans…


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