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Can Cognitive Computing Help Identify Skin Cancer?

Fiona Doherty of Medical Xpress reports, “IBM announced today a collaboration with Memorial Sloan Kettering to research the application of cognitive computing to analyze dermatological images of skin lesions with the goal of assisting clinicians in the identification of various cancerous disease states.

Patient & Physician Data Portals


by Angela Guess David Linthicum of Health Data Management recently wrote, “The rise of health information exchange allows for the movement of clinical information between very different health care information systems, while, at the same time, maintaining the meaning of the information.  The objective is to leverage this information to provide better patient-centered care. However, while…