Artificial intelligence and fundus eye diseases

Millions of people worldwide are affected by ocular fundus diseases like glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and macular degeneration, among others. In this episode, we will talk about how artificial intelligence (AI) can help better diagnose diseases of the ocular fundus using images and deep learning algorithms. This technology can be used to diagnose up to 30 diseases of the ocular fundus, focusing on early detection to provide timely treatment.


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