In a double-blinded study, the doctors at Manipal Hospitals found that Watson was concordant with the tumor board recommendations in 90 percent of breast cancer cases. The study was presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
(source: presentation by Prof. Dr. S.P. Somashekhar, Chairman, Manipal Comprehensive Cancer Center, Manipal Hospitals, Bangalore, India at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 9th, 2016)
Highlands Oncology Group is using Watson to quickly find clinical trials for which their patients may be eligible. Watson’s unique ability to analyze a patient’s medical record and check it against lists of complex trial eligibility criteria is helping oncologists at Highlands enroll more patients in trials and contribute to research on a local and national level.
Watson Health is helping oncologists implement a model of cancer care that puts their patients at the center. With our suite of oncology & genomics solutions, clinicians can enhance discovery, uncover essential connections, and heighten confidence in their cancer treatment decisions.