Search Tag: Artifical Intelligence

ICU Management

Clinical Trials of Artificial Intelligence

2020 26 Feb

With the introduction of computers and advanced technology, the majority of patient data is now captured digitally. And this has allowed opportunities for machine learning. Today, machine learning is frequently used to make diagnosis or predict disease outcomes, optimise treatment decisions and determine the prognosis of patients.  While there... Read more

IT Management

British MedTech Eyes Middle East Post Brexit

2020 31 Jan

The UK is looking to strengthen medical technology ties with the Middle East on its departure, Brexit, from the European Union on January 31.   This week at Arab Health, UK-based L exington Communications held a presentation and Q&A, Making a success of Brexit: Opportunities for UK MedTech at the Dubai congress.   You might also like:... Read more

Executive Health Management

How Far is the Future?

2020 29 Jan

Summary: Endless noise about new technologies in healthcare has providers struggling to find valuable tools among the vapourware. Conversations with thousands of providers, payers, and vendors can help us predict what healthcare will probably look like in 10 years. In healthcare, uncertainty about the future can yield damning apprehension or... Read more

IT Management

Most Companies Have No AI Plan: WEF Promotes AI Toolkit

2020 21 Jan

Global technology investment is rising to $52bln in the next three years, and expected to double the annual growth rates of major economies over the next 15 years. But while about 29 countries have established national AI policies to address potential risks, very few companies have followed suit. You might also like: Fighting Cyber Threats With... Read more

IT Management

Cloud Based Solution Reduces Referrals

2019 10 Aug

Cloud-based technology has reduced referrals by about 50% in a trial held at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London.   Developed in collaboration with software company Big Picture , the cloud solution aims to assess patient need for a hospital eye service referral remotely. During trials for the technology, around half of initial referrals were... Read more

IMAGING Management

Increased AI Presence at RSNA 2019

2019 07 Aug

  RSNA have announced Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications will feature prominently at the 105th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting being held this December in Chicago.    You might also like: AI and Teleradiology Impact Healthcare   Sponsored by Zebra Medical Vision, the one-stop AI showcase will be located... Read more

IT Management

Automating AI for Clinical Decision-Making

2019 07 Aug

Some artificial intelligence (AI)-based techniques are helping improve prediction of risks for certain diseases or disorders. Machine-learning models, for example, can be trained to find patterns ("features") in patient data and then determine a patient's risk of having lung cancer. You might also like: Machine Learning to Recognise Cardiac... Read more

IMAGING Management

2019 06 May

What are the factors that drive innovation and change? AI in radiology is at a crossroads. This crossroads represents a common fork in the path across all industries in which the technology is moving beyond the hype, separating the strongest solutions from those that eventually wane.   Given this context, the AI-medical imaging... Read more

Executive Health Management

Will AI lead to job cuts or will the tech improve working lives?

2019 22 Feb

Can Artificial Intelligence (AI) be trusted to better working conditions and create more jobs or, as the technology becomes more widespread in healthcare, will it be a threat to employment in the sector? HealthManagement.org spoke to four Artificial Intelligence (AI) experts for their views.   Luciano Floridi Professor of Philosophy and Ethics... Read more

IT Management

Report warns of AI healthcare limitations

2019 12 Feb

Artificial intelligence (AI) is seen driving what is regarded as the new phase of automation. Advocates say it is hard to think of any area of our lives that will not be affected by this nascent data driven technology. AI is already in healthcare too; for example, Google’s Deep Mind has taught machines to read retinal scans with at least as... Read more