The Deep Learning in Healthcare Summit will explore recent breakthroughs in technical advancements and healthcare applications, from algorithms that learn to recognise complex patterns within rich medical data, to analysing real world evidence for personalised medicine, to discovering the sequence specificities of DNA- binding proteins and how it can aid genome diagnostics. Use the discount code LANYRD for 20% off tickets!
President Trump’s ban on immigration from six majority-Muslim nations returned to the Ninth Circuit—the same federal appeals court that blocked his first travel ban in February. Perhaps fearing a similar result this time, the president recently declared that he is “absolutely” considering breaking up the 151-year-old court, which, he says, “has a terrible record of being overturned” by the Supreme Court. To borrow a line from the president: Wrong.
Marriages sometimes end in divorce. So too might the relationship between you and your doctor. While it's more common for patients to fire their GP, it may surprise you to know that your GP can do the same. Physicians don't call it firing the patient. They refer to it as terminating or ending the doctor-patient relationship. We know that it happens from time to time. Surveys suggest that it's rare for physicians to dismiss patients from their practices.