meditron

Open-source medical large language model adapted from Llama 2 to the medical domain.

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Meditron is a large language model adapted from Llama 2 to the medical domain through training on a corpus of medical data, papers and guidelines. It outperforms Llama 2, GPT 3.5 and Flan-PaLM on many medical reasoning tasks.

Potential use cases include:

  • Medical exam question answering
  • Supporting differential diagnosis
  • Disease information (symptoms, cause, treatment) query
  • General health information query

Example prompts

What are the symptoms of the common cold?
What causes the seasonal flu?
What medication would be prescribed for a headache?

References

MEDITRON-70B: Scaling Medical Pretraining for Large Language Models

GitHub

HuggingFace