Journal article icon

Journal article

The selective deployment of AI in healthcare: an ethical algorithm for algorithms

Abstract:

Machine-learning algorithms have the potential to revolutionise diagnostic and prognostic tasks in health care, yet algorithmic performance levels can be materially worse for subgroups that have been underrepresented in algorithmic training data. Given this epistemic deficit, the inclusion of underrepresented groups in algorithmic processes can result in harm. Yet delaying the deployment of algorithmic systems until more equitable results can be achieved would avoidably and foreseeably lead t...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1111/bioe.13281

Authors


More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0009-0003-7197-104X
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1691-6403
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Bioethics More from this journal
Volume:
38
Issue:
5
Pages:
391-400
Publication date:
2024-03-30
Acceptance date:
2024-02-16
DOI:
EISSN:
1467-8519
ISSN:
0269-9702
Pmid:
38554069
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1988393
Local pid:
pubs:1988393
Deposit date:
2024-04-24

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP