For their term project, several students explored knowledge acquisition and maintenance principles by reconstructing the popular QMR/Internist I diagnostic consultant tool for general internal medicine. (Courtesy of Jaime Chang, Mark Meyer, and Manu Sondhi. Used with permission.)
This course features a reading list
that complements the more general 6.034
coverage of Artificial Intelligence topics.
This course provides an intensive introduction to artificial intelligence and its applications to problems of medical diagnosis, therapy selection, and monitoring and learning from databases. It meets with lectures and recitations of 6.034
Artificial Intelligence, whose material is supplemented by additional medical-specific readings in a weekly discussion session. Students are responsible for completing all homework assignments in 6.034 and for additional problems and/or papers.