Search Tag: Artifical Intelligence

Potential for Racial Bias in AI Algorithms for Radiology

2022 23 May

Artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms can identify race from imaging data alone. The study, released as a preprint last summer, raised concerns over racial bias in radiology, was recently published in  Lancet Digital Health . The original preprint showed that deep-learning algorithm models could accurately identify a patient’s self-reported racial... Read more

AI Improves Assessment of Bladder Cancer Treatment Response

2022 25 Apr

A small multisite study recently showed that artificial intelligence (AI) improved the ability of physicians to determine whether bladder cancer patients responded to chemotherapy before a radical cystectomy.   Establishing whether bladder cancer patients show a complete response to chemotherapy is important for determining whether the bladder... Read more

Innovations with Impact

2022 18 Apr

We cannot predict the future, but we can prepare for a future that is increasingly unpredictable. With creativity, courage, and the power to get things done, we are preparing to master tomorrow’s challenges with today’s innovations.   Medicine today primarily focuses on treating disease – but in the future, it will increasingly be able to prevent... Read more

The Future of Oncology: Earlier Detection Saving More Lives, With the Help of AI

2022 04 Feb

Many cancer patients are experiencing the crippling effects created by the pandemic. One example of this is illustrated by a recent survey in which a group of radiation oncologists in the U.S. describe how  their patients presented with more advanced cancers over the course of the pandemic. [1]  Shutdowns and ongoing concerns about COVID-19 have... Read more