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Artificial intelligence and the ongoing need for empathy, compassion and trust in healthcare

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Empathy, compassion and trust are fundamental values of a patient-centred, relational model of health care. In recent years, the quest for greater efficiency in health care, including economic efficiency, has often resulted in the side-lining of these values, making it difficult for health-care professionals to incorporate them in practice. Artificial intelligence is increasingly being used in health care. This technology promises greater efficiency and more free time for health-care professi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.2471/blt.19.237198

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-9344-3297
Publisher:
World Health Organisation
Journal:
Bulletin of the World Health Organization More from this journal
Volume:
98
Issue:
4
Pages:
245-250
Publication date:
2020-01-27
Acceptance date:
2019-12-17
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EISSN:
1564-0604
ISSN:
0042-9686
Pmid:
32284647
Language:
English
Pubs id:
1100496
Local pid:
pubs:1100496
Deposit date:
2020-06-25

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