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Accuracy of computer-aided diagnosis of melanoma: a meta-analysis.

Dick V, Sinz C, Mittlböck M, et al. JAMA dermatology. 2019.

Advanced computing holds promise for reducing missed diagnoses of cancer. This metanalysis found that computer-aided diagnosis effectively detects melanoma; however, studies were low in quality. The authors suggest that these systems may help assist dermatologists in overcoming the limitations of human cognition for performing repetitive tasks.