HealthNet Global, AWS and Avesha are the other three companies that collaborated on the colonoscopy study
On Thursday Bharti Airtel with Apollo hospitals announced that they have performed India’s first 5G driven, Artificial intelligence (AI) led colonoscopy study. HealthNet Global, AWS and Avesha are the other three Companies that participated in this study.
The use of 5G, edge computing and artificial intelligence can support correct and timely diagnoses, leading to improved Patient Outcomes.
In this attempt Airtel’s 5G technology was used to detect colon cancer faster and more accurately through the use of AI. This technology has extremely low latency and high processing capabilities.
The enterprise called that AI-assisted colonoscopy polyp detection trials will help physicians improve the quality of patient care and the accuracy Detection rates by correctly capturing information and reducing errors.
“Healthcare is one of them Mostly promising Use cases for 5G and we’re excited to partner with Apollo Hospitals, AWS, HealthNet Global and Avesha. This is just the beginning and I am sure we will bring many more innovative use cases that will help Redefine healthcare in the country,” said Ajay Chitkara, CEO and director of Airtel Business, in a statement.
“By improving the doctor’s ability to recognize, AI has been shown to improve the doctor’s accuracy. Early detection and removal of polyps can easily prevent them from developing cancerous. Apollo has always been at the forefront of introducing technology. Our patient-centric approach keeps us on the lookout for technologies that can improve outcomes,” Sangita ReddyJoint Managing Director, Apollo Hospitals Group, said in a statement.
[With Inputs from IANS]
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