Search Tag: Artificial Intelligence

Health Management

Is radiology a vital speciality?: Reflections on medium term prospects

2017 19 Sep

Comparing radiology to living at or near the ocean allows the threats to radiology to be explored via a nautical theme.   Our specialty is heading for a period of uncertainty, disquiet, challenge and perhaps peril, one that will likely manifest itself in the medium term, five to fifteen years hence at the latest. The signs that should engender alarm... Read more

IT Management

2017 15 Aug

  First of all, what is an Oracular Artificial Intelligence (OAI) system? Like any oracle, we describe it as any decision aid capable of providing its users with very accurate responses (ie, no more than one error out of 20) and little or no explanation for that advice. Deep learning systems that analyse masses in mammograms are an example of OAI.   The... Read more

Executive Health Management

Information integration and artificial intelligence for better diagnosis and therapy decisions

2017 24 May

Research alliance between Siemens Healthineers and Fraunhofer MEVIS develops decision support systems for physicians based on deep machine learningWith their joint research alliance, Siemens Healthineers and the Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS will support physicians in finding the right course of therapy for their patients. Both... Read more