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Scientists call for rules on evaluating predictive artificial intelligence in medicine – Axios

Some scientists are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to establish standards for advanced algorithms that are developing at a “staggering” pace before they are put in medical devices to help predict patients’ outcomes. What’s new: Advanced algorithms are starting to be deployed in some devices to help provide automated real-time predictions, but these… Read More »

Study: Many Paramedics Ignore Hand Hygiene Rules

FRIDAY, Feb. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Paramedics have a “remarkably low” rate of compliance with hand hygiene standards, which could put patients at risk for deadly infections, according to a new report. For the study, researchers observed 77 paramedics in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Australia as they dealt with 87 patients. The paramedics’ compliance… Read More »