Has it occurred that the computer could tell the pain? If it could talk, perhaps this device will inform us. Did you know, it turns out this can indeed happen. Researchers in the United States (U.S.) conducted a test. The result, computers can not talk when someone is sick because it has been specially trained to do so.
Reported by Reuters on Wednesday (14/09/2011), scientists at Stanford University in California, the U.S. used the learning software for classifying the data generated from the results of brain scans and detects when a person feels sick.
“The question we are trying to answer is, can we use an imaging tool to objectively detect whether someone is in pain or not. The answer, I can,” said Sean Mackey, who led the study. Continue reading “Clever Computer Can Tell Pain”