The Future of Healthcare Facilities: How Technology and Medical Advances May Shape Hospitals of the Future

In this review article, we aim to depict how healthcare facilities may look in the near future from an architectural design point of view. For this purpose, we review newly introduced technology and medical advances in the field of healthcare, such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotic surgery, 3D printing, and information technology (IT), and suggest how those advances may affect the architectural design of future healthcare facilities.

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Application of Artificial Intelligence in the Health Care Safety Context: Opportunities and Challenges

6 Oct 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing health care. The primary aim of AI applications in health care is to analyze links between prevention or treatment approaches and patient outcomes. Although this technology can provide opportunities in diagnosis and treatment processes, there still may be challenges and pitfalls related to various safety concerns. To shed light on such opportunities and challenges, this article reviews AI in health care along with its implication for safety.

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