«Telemedicine and artificial intelligence (AI) provide solutions to the challenges faced by ophthalmologists and healthcare professionals around the world. Diseases such as diabetic retinopathy (DR), retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), age-related macular degeneration (AMD), glaucoma and other anterior segment disorders could be more easily predicted and detected with the help of these new technologies. New digital tools and the development of fifth-generation (5G) wireless networks, artificial intelligence (AI) approaches such as machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) and the Internet of Things (IoT) , or blockchain, have created new opportunities for the healthcare sector that offer great scenarios for improving diagnoses and making patient care more comfortable.»

Article written by  Antonio Castiglione