Facebook, NYU Langone Health Use AI to Predict Health of Covid-19 Patients

They built 3 machine learning models for analyzing X-rays

Facebook and NYU Langone Health are open-sourcing their pretrained models and publishing their research Facebook/NYU Langone Health

Facebook’s use of machine learning to predict the types of content users are most interested in seeing in their News Feeds has been chronicled often through the years, but the social network is also working on potential ways to predict the treatment and resource needs of Covid-19 patients as part of its ongoing collaboration with NYU Langone Health’s Predictive Analytics Unit and Department of Radiology.

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