Cancer is a complex and sometimes elusive disease, and each person’s unique cancer may present unexpected challenges. For this reason, physicians often seek opinions from other experts to either corroborate a treatment plan or consider a new approach based on the supporting evidence -- potentially boosting confidence in their treatment decisions.
Recent studies continue to demonstrate that Watson for Oncology “agrees” with physicians around the world in the vast majority of cases – so experts can focus on what they do best— deliver care.
Consume and keep pace with the growing body of medical literature, guidelines, trials, articles, and patient data
Understand the longitudinal medical record and applying natural language processing and advanced cognitive algorithms to each unique patient case.
Generate a list of potential treatment options ranked by applicability—recommended, for consideration, and not recommended.
Review treatment options and supporting evidence side by side to understand Watson’s rationale and quickly access the relevant articles and clinical data.