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.

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Pep Pàmies

Chief Editor, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Research


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Pep Pàmies 8 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.