A.I. opens new avenues for healthcare in China
China’s healthcare industry is applying artificial intelligence to disease diagnosis and healthcare, and industry sources said AIincorporated healthcare solutions will help alleviate the country’s inadequate and imbalanced medical resource allocation.
AI is rapidly improving disease diagnosis and treatment accuracy in county-level hospitals, according to Fang Cong, vice-president of Hangzhou Yitu Healthcare Technology Co Ltd, a startup that pioneers in AI healthcare innovation.
“From laboratory research to clinical use, AI is developing with unprecedented speed in China. Our medical facilities have taken a lead in using AI-based applications compared to other countries,” she said.
The company has developed a series of clinical intelligent diagnosis systems for lung cancer, breast cancer and children’s growth and development.