Is this the future of health? | The Economist

Is this the future of health? | The Economist

Artificial intelligence is already shaping the world, from driverless cars to dating. But according to Dr Eric Topol, a pioneer in digital medicine, perhaps its greatest impact will be on people’s health.

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50 Comments

  1. R S on November 14, 2021 at 3:23 pm

    $CLOV TO THE MOON

  2. Rob Newman on November 14, 2021 at 3:23 pm

    Future Medicals.

  3. Gabby S on November 14, 2021 at 3:24 pm

    No

  4. Joseph Lewis on November 14, 2021 at 3:24 pm

    You need to bring that to Africa immediately!!

  5. Medpick on November 14, 2021 at 3:24 pm

    Hi! Check out more videos on the advancement of technology in medical equipment and health innovations on our channel

  6. Sunny D on November 14, 2021 at 3:25 pm

    This video gives me hope:
    One of my aunties is currently living in ICU for days now, every day the expense generated is draining her family. If no further positive turn-out in the next few days, her family will have to seek for a loan to cover it.
    I feel sad and helpless for I myself is in an extremely poor financial state struggling to pay my mortgage and other bills. All I can do is to pray that her conditions get better as soon as possible and offer all the comforting I can muster to her family.
    Godspeed.

  7. Ibn Al Qurashi on November 14, 2021 at 3:25 pm

    The golden words,,, bring back (The Humanity)…

  8. Ron Villejo on November 14, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    1. Use AI for doctors’ clinical paperwork
    2. Use machines to reduce errors
    3. Harvest data to improve outcomes
    4. Treat patients at home, not in hospital

  9. HYDRA MIND on November 14, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    The problem is it can reduce jobs .
    I am not communist but what karl Marx had said we are moving towards disaster and inequality

  10. 1LIFEtoWIN on November 14, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    Big Pharma runs the medical industry, too many doctors are either not educated enough or corrupted into being pill shills.

  11. steph g on November 14, 2021 at 3:28 pm

    4:21 thats all good, but what if the person lives alone? who will reconnect the wires if they fall? who will change the bed pan? and who will change out the IV drips? unless your taking about hospice, which already exists, i would like Doctors to make house calls again though,THAT would be cool

  12. Charles Kuhn on November 14, 2021 at 3:28 pm

    Is this a meme?

  13. faheem shaikh on November 14, 2021 at 3:32 pm

    Human himself preparing for sucide

  14. peanut12345 on November 14, 2021 at 3:36 pm

    Digital medicine is like a brand new car, with the same salesman and hype.

  15. Barry Varga on November 14, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    Just another way of control the people

  16. OneLike YouBer on November 14, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    Bad idea.

  17. Tony Selmanah on November 14, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    It is frightening the fact that humanity is following paths that are completely unknown where they are leading to.I am most sure that the thrilling desire to make more and more money is leading humanity to Destruction and very soon.Technology is going to throw humanity down the cliff.What I am saying might seem paradoxical but unfortunately it is as true as one plus one is two.

  18. dante chersi on November 14, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    western medicine make people sick like never bifore in medicine big farma poison people doktor just doit folow big farma slave of them

  19. theknappkin on November 14, 2021 at 3:38 pm

    Excellent video.

  20. Alex Burugorri on November 14, 2021 at 3:38 pm

    Pire video de tous les temps

  21. cayden mongolo on November 14, 2021 at 3:42 pm

    have they never seen terminator?

  22. Joy on November 14, 2021 at 3:42 pm

    this channel sucks

  23. Forex Masters on November 14, 2021 at 3:44 pm

    the future is cybermen lol

  24. Mathieu Gervais on November 14, 2021 at 3:45 pm

    My english teacher loves your channel !

  25. tim tim on November 14, 2021 at 3:46 pm

    Is it have correct lyrics?

  26. Rob Newman on November 14, 2021 at 3:48 pm

    Wow.

  27. Karina Matei on November 14, 2021 at 3:51 pm

    i do not like this idea. i would prefer real surgeons. because this is what i want to become.

  28. billy joe ness on November 14, 2021 at 3:51 pm

    Im never gonna talk to em I Dont negotiate with terrorist accomplices

  29. The Pot Scientist Reports on November 14, 2021 at 3:51 pm

    I believe that it will not be "devices" that monitor and improve our health but rather "companions". They gently suggest when we should get up, eat and exercise based on body scans unbeknownst to their owners. Best of all, we trust them because we tell them everything on our minds.

  30. tamika jackson on November 14, 2021 at 3:53 pm

    Among many things of forbidden knowledge.

  31. BitchHunter Boi on November 14, 2021 at 3:55 pm

    I think you shouldn’t put all your faith into Machines and people can stop being lazy, by 2037 it would be all Machines and we would basically be applying for engineering..Humans can do lots of stuff. We should NOT replace Machines with ourselves and humanity!

  32. ProPaleo on November 14, 2021 at 3:55 pm

    Jeff Bezos is already working on it. I can see software with AI, exponentially increased computing power and memory make doctors obsolete in the near future.

  33. Ankit on November 14, 2021 at 3:55 pm

    Great informative video. But challenges for AI in medical diagnosis can be-
    1. Data privacy of a patient. (CRIME,etc.)
    2. Less human & more machines (feeling, emotions,ethics)
    3. High level connectivity (Internet ,etc)
    4. Affordability (low and average Economy nations).

    Anything else u can suggest .

  34. Christian Hill on November 14, 2021 at 3:57 pm

    I think, flipping this on its head….the additional applications of traditional remedies and cultures in the healthcare space will not only lessen cost and provide options it could open up the industry to regular day to day consumption patterns potentially employing more people

  35. APE X on November 14, 2021 at 3:58 pm

    In the Future …we are all fucked

    Toxins sicken + give everyone cancer

    We will be prisoners, patients + products

  36. Serenity Princess on November 14, 2021 at 4:06 pm

    I hate this.

  37. Charlton Blake on November 14, 2021 at 4:07 pm

    The hospital scene is one of the most rigid entities and changing it will be a very slow process due to the laws and oversight agencies as well as privacy concerns that bog down any kind of innovation.

  38. adventure kids toronto on November 14, 2021 at 4:08 pm

    Noooooo whatc about uninployment

  39. Jose Ignacio Osorio Ponce on November 14, 2021 at 4:10 pm

    👿👀🌹🎆💪🎼🐯👻🚢🙏🍀

  40. Niko Belic on November 14, 2021 at 4:11 pm

    Some investor said surgeons and doctors won’t be needed In 2035… but I think it’s hype
    What do y’all think?

  41. SEAN KUBAGE on November 14, 2021 at 4:13 pm

    SOON AI WILL DECIDE WHO THEY WANNA SAVE AND WHO MUST DIE

  42. john dede on November 14, 2021 at 4:13 pm

    The greedy pharmaceuticals will either assimilate or do whatever to suppress this…people rarely care about patients and diseases …ts all about earnings and profits to shareholders

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  44. KimchiBBQ친구 on November 14, 2021 at 4:14 pm

    Can’t wait ♥ AI revolution🙏🙈🌏

  45. Martin O'BRIEN on November 14, 2021 at 4:16 pm

    THE HUMAN TOUCH .

  46. daniela on November 14, 2021 at 4:16 pm

    Then again, no one mentions where and why there is an icrease of chronic heart and other diseases. Agriculture, meat consumption! Apparently profit (wealth) is more important than telling people the truth!! #vegan #decreaseofgreenhousegases#animalabuse#environmentalsustainability

  47. Simisani Moyo on November 14, 2021 at 4:18 pm

    So things like this don’t yet address how it is good to replace jobs for the same health care, albeit a marginal increase in health care provision, if you are reading this which would you choose better health or a good job? I dont like the way a.i and new tech is routinely touted today because it never addresses the new concerns people face with loss of employment, this creates an unease amongst corporate executives who for some reason because they went to Harvard and Yale possess all the world’s knowledge despite being often responsible for catastrophies we believe are better thinkers than ourselves even though evidence shows these are destroying the planet ……….tech van help but we must put a human face to it, not replace humans with it. We can embrace it not make ourselves feel worthless after our own creations

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  49. jliu on November 14, 2021 at 4:21 pm

    5000 dollars a night?

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