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Alder Hey’s “cognitive hospital” aims to turn NHS use of AI on its head

BMJ 2018; 362 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k3791 (Published 10 September 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;362:k3791

Re: Alder Hey’s “cognitive hospital” aims to turn NHS use of AI on its head

Alexander Fleming discovered Penicillin in 1936 and it was first used in 1942. My father told me that I was an early guinea-pig for this treatment in 1944 when the GP got hold of some and poured it down my ear to treat a bad otitis media.

Competing interests: No competing interests

14 September 2018
Roger Weeks
Retired GP
Surbiton