CC BY 4.0 · Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol 2023; 44(04): 377-383
DOI: 10.1055/s-0043-1768985
Review Article

ChatGPT—Preliminary Overview with Implications for Medicine and Oncology

1   Department of Clinical Hematology, Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Dinesh M. Shah
2   Department of Interventional Cardiology, Michigan Physicians Group, Troy, Michigan, United States
Urvish G. Parikh
3   Nirvana Health, New York, New York, United States
Ajit Venniyoor
4   Department of Oncology, National Oncology Centre, The Royal Hospital, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
Govind Babu
5   Department of Medical Oncology, St. John's Medical College Hospital and HCG Hospitals, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Apurva Garg
6   Department of Head Neck Oncosurgery, Vishesh Jupiter Hospital, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Hemant Malhotra
7   Department of Medical Oncology, Sri Ram Cancer Center, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
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This review provides an overview about the OpenAI system's natural language chat bot called ChatGPT. It focuses on the preliminary assessment of its unique features, advantages, limitations, role in manuscript writing, value in oncology, and future implications.

Publication History

Article published online:
14 June 2023

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