Evolution and Application of Crowd Wisdom Techniques in Healthcare Decision Making : An Overview of Ethical and Moral Implications

Authors(5) :-Henry Asante Antwi, Zhou Lulin, Samuel Owusu Mensah, Ethel Asante Antwi, Michael Owusu Akomeah

Identifying a clear path to reduce perturbation of expert opinion from truth and incorporating appropriate evidence based techniques to standardize its use remains an adventure in transition. This is the challenge with harnessing clinical experiences as crowd wisdom techniques for medical decision making. We attempt in our review, to examine the evolution of the crowd wisdom theories and the many ramifying models that have emanated from this theory. We identify and explain the various crowd wisdom models applied to the field of healthcare. We note several outstanding questions regarding the moral, ethical, legal and other factors that must be addressed and contextualized.

Authors and Affiliations

Henry Asante Antwi
School of Management, Jiangsu University, 301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China and Institute of Medical Insurance and Healthcare Management, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China
Zhou Lulin
School of Management, Jiangsu University, 301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China and Institute of Medical Insurance and Healthcare Management, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China
Samuel Owusu Mensah
School of Management, Jiangsu University, 301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China
Ethel Asante Antwi
School of Management, Jiangsu University, 301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China and School of Graduate Studies, Ghana Technology University, Private Mail Bag, Abeka-Accra, Ghana
Michael Owusu Akomeah
School of Management, Jiangsu University, 301 Xuefu Road, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, P.R. China and Ghana Technology University Business School, Private Mail Bag, Abeka-Accra, Ghana

Medical Decision Making, Magnum Opus, Crowd, Heyday Of Research, Tacit Knowledge, EMH, ANN, ACO, PSO

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-February 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 100-105
Manuscript Number : CSEIT172123
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Henry Asante Antwi, Zhou Lulin, Samuel Owusu Mensah, Ethel Asante Antwi, Michael Owusu Akomeah, "Evolution and Application of Crowd Wisdom Techniques in Healthcare Decision Making : An Overview of Ethical and Moral Implications", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.100-105, January-February.2017
URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT172123

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