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Examine the ethical challenges with respect to the use of artificial intelligence in health sector and throw light at the principles which can guide this sector beyond such tests.

Topic: Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in-human actions; dimensions of ethics; ethics – in private and public relationships. Human Values – lessons from the lives and teachings of great leaders, reformers and administrators; role of Family society and educational institutions in inculcating values.

6.  Examine the ethical challenges with respect to the use of artificial intelligence in health sector and throw light at the principles which can guide this sector beyond such tests. (250 words)

Reference:  www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

Why the question:

The question is based on the theme of ethical challenges involved in Artificial intelligence.

Key Demand of the question:

One is expected to examine the ethical challenges with respect to the use of artificial intelligence in health sector.

Directive:

Examine – When asked to ‘Examine’, we must look into the topic (content words) in detail, inspect it, investigate it and establish the key facts and issues related to the topic in question. While doing so we should explain why these facts and issues are important and their implications.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction:

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has released its report ‘Ethics & Governance of Artificial Intelligence for Health’.  Start by quoting some key facts from there.

Body:

The answer body must have the following aspects covered:

Explain that an AI system is a machine-based system that can, for a given set of human-defined objectives, make predictions, recommendations, or decisions influencing real or virtual environments. AI systems are designed to operate with varying levels of autonomy.

Discuss the ethical challenges and risks with the use of artificial intelligence of health.

Elaborate and suggest frameworks that should guide the laws and policies for the use of AI for health.

Conclusion:

AI for health is a fast-moving, evolving field, and many applications, not yet envisaged, will emerge with ever-greater public and private investment. Thus should be the way forward.