Artificial Intelligence and Health Care

  • Bruno PeyrouEmail author
  • Jean-Jacques Vignaux
  • Arthur André
Part of the Health Informatics book series (HI)


Artificial Intelligence (AI) is usually defined as the capability of a computer program to perform tasks or reasoning processes that we usually associate with intelligence in a human being. Often it has to do with the ability to make a good decision even when there is uncertainty or vagueness or too much information to handle. The large amount of data in the healthcare field, from clinical symptoms to imaging features, offers promising possibilities for machine learning algorithms to improve practice of modern medicine at a large scale.


Artificial intelligence Machine learning Deep Learning Artificial neural networks Radiomics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruno Peyrou
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jean-Jacques Vignaux
    • 1
  • Arthur André
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.iTechCare Medical Data ResearchParisFrance
  2. 2.Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de ParisParisFrance
  3. 3.Sorbonne UniversitéParisFrance

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