On the Prospects for a (Deep) Learning Health Care System

September 18, 2018, Vol 320, No. 11, Pages 1083-1210

On the Prospects for a (Deep) Learning Health Care System
David Naylor, MD, DPhil
JAMA. 2018;320(11):1099-1100. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.11103
In this Viewpoint, David Naylor reviews factors driving the adoption of deep learning and artificial intelligence in health care, including the digitization of health data and efficiencies in processing those data sets to automate routine clinical tasks and accelerate research and technology development.