Medical Writing Artificial intelligence and Digital Health Medical writing in the era of artificial intelligence
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Volume 28, Issue 4 - Artificial intelligence and Digital Health

Medical writing in the era of artificial intelligence

Abstract

The increasing amount of data available together with advances in computer science are converting computers from simple tools that execute commands into self-taught, self correcting machines that make decisions. This is the beginning of the era of artificial intelligence (AI) that promises a revolution in the way we live and work. AI has entered apace the fields of healthcare and medicine and has started to affect the work of medical
writers. A recent survey has revealed that 40% of scientists are still unfamiliar with the use of AI in healthcare with opinions ranging from panic to over-optimism. These are big challenges for all medical writers (MWs). This article discusses the critical role MWs play in an AI-driven healthcare, describes how AI can empower medical writers in various domains (regulatory, medical affairs, redaction, and publishing), and highlights the importance of staying up-to-date with the AI world.

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Table of Contents
Artificial intelligence and digital health
President's Message
EMWA News
Medical writing in the era of artificial intelligence
Blockchain in healthcare, research, and scientific publishing
Embracing a new friendship: Artificial intelligence and medical writers
Drug development and medical writing in the digital world
Intelligent use of artificial intelligence for systematic reviews of medical devices
What medical writers need to know about regulatory approval of mobile health and digital healthcare devices
Digitalisation in long-term care: An issue for medical writers?
An introduction to medical affairs for medical writers
A primer on anonymisation
Sound, microphone, action: Podcasts for medical writers
Regulatory Matters
News from the EMA
Lingua Franca and Beyond
In the Bookstores
Getting Your Foot in the Door
Medical Devices
Veterinary Medical Writing
Teaching Medical Writing
Journal Watch
Medical Communications and Writing for Patients
Good Writing Practice
Out on Our Own
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