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Using AI to predict acute kidney injury

A team of researchers from DeepMind, the U.S. Veterans Administration and several other institutions in the U.K. and the U.S. has applied artificial intelligence to the problem of detecting acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients. In their paper published in the journal Nature, the group describes their deep learning project and how well it performed. […]

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New tool predicts kidney stone recurrence

Although scientists know a lot about how and why kidney stones develop, they are still a relatively common affliction. In the United States, they affect an estimated 1 in 11 people. Scientists are aware of certain risk factors, but once someone has passed a kidney stone, it remains difficult to predict whether they will experience […]