Digitization and Artificial Intelligence (AI) can bring enormous benefits to pathology services. The COVID-19 pandemic has already transformed attitudes toward digital health; now is the time to embrace the potential of digital pathology, says Dr. Bethany Williams.
To integrate digital pathology and artificial intelligence (AI) technology into our services, we need passionate advocates to create consensus across cancer care, highlighting the benefits to workforce efficiency and patient care, says Dr. Bethany Williams.
Technology plays an increasingly important role in healthcare and pathology is no exception. In this chapter, Dr. Williams explores opportunities around digital pathology, whole slide imaging, and recent advances in Artificial Intelligence.
Integrating digital pathology and artificial intelligence (AI) technology within our existing pathology services will bring real benefits to patients, and engaging healthcare leaders is key to this process, says Dr. Bethany Williams.