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Chinese scientists use AI to detect smartphone-induced visual impairment in children

GUANGZHOU, 28th January, 2023 (WAM) -- Chinese scientists from Sun Yat-sen University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University have started using artificial intelligence (AI) technology to detect visual impairment among kids via smartphones, Chinese news agency, Xinhua, reported. The study published in the journal Nature Medicine described a smartphone-based health system, the Apollo Infant Sight (AIS). The AI-driven system is shown to identify visually impaired children with 16 eye disorders by recording and analysing their gazing behaviours and facial features. According to the study, the AIS...