Medical AI and tort liability

I. Glenn Cohen, Andrew Slottje, Sara Gerke

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This chapter examines the role of liability in shaping the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in medicine. It examines various forms of liability—physician medical malpractice, lack of informed consent, corporate liability for hospitals, and developer liability. Finally, it turns to the preemption of liability and regulation. This chapter focuses primarily on US law, with some reference to EU law.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationArtificial Intelligence in Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Ethical, Social, and Legal Perspectives
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9780323950688
ISBN (Print)9780323950695
StatePublished - Jan 1 2024

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

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