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IBM's Watson Needs Training For Cancer Treatment Navigation

STAT’s investigative journalists establish that cancer treatment navigation is too complex to rely on a computer algorithm whose output is only as good as the information it is fed upfront. Kudos from our team at Cancer Treatment Navigator (CTN) to CASEY ROSS and IKE SWETLITZ for this unbiased, thoroughly researched report of IBM Watson’s over-promise on revolutionizing cancer care.  

IBM Watson in Healthcare: Image Courtesy Reconnomics.com

IBM Watson in Healthcare: Image Courtesy Reconnomics.com