A Systematic Review of Health Dialog Systems.

  title={A Systematic Review of Health Dialog Systems.},
  author={William R. Kearns and Nai-Ching Chi and Yong Kyung Choi and Shih-Yin Lin and Hilaire J. Thompson and George Demiris},
  journal={Methods of information in medicine},
  volume={58 6},
BACKGROUND  Health dialog systems have seen increased adoption by patients, hospitals, and universities due to the confluence of advancements in machine learning and the ubiquity of high-performance hardware that supports real-time speech recognition, high-fidelity text-to-speech, and semantic understanding of natural language. OBJECTIVES  This review seeks to enumerate opportunities to apply dialog systems toward the improvement of health outcomes while identifying both gaps in the current… 
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