Explainable AI predicts blood-oxygen levels during anaesthesia

An alert system based on machine learning and trained on surgical data from electronic medical records helps anaesthesiologists prevent hypoxemia during surgery by providing interpretable real-time predictions.

Oct 10, 2018
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Pep Pàmies

Chief Editor, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Research


Pep Pàmies 10 months ago

The cover illustrates variations in risk factors contributing to hypoxaemia under general anaesthesia, as predicted by machine-learning.

See Lundberg et al., https://www.nature.com/articles/s41551-018-0304-0

Surgery image: LightField Studios Inc. / Alamy Stock Photo. Cover design: Alex Wing.