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Artificial Intelligence Can Predict New Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke Risk

2021 09 Mar

A team of scientists from Geisinger and Tempus have found that artificial intelligence can predict risk of new atrial fibrillation (AF) and AF-related stroke. Their findings are published in Circulation.  Atrial fibrillation is the most common cardiac arrhythmia and is associated with numerous health risks, including stroke and death. The study... Read more

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The Impact of Digital Technology on Healthcare

2020 20 Feb

Digital technology has become an integral part of healthcare and is all set to revolutionise the practice of medicine. Digital technology has greatly improved operational efficiency with respect to standards of medical care. The transformation has significantly enhanced the overall experience of both healthcare professionals and patients. Some... Read more

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Artificial Intelligence-Assisted Care in Medicine: Friend or Foe?

2019 30 Oct

Technical innovation has always been a driver for medical breakthroughs in the field of cardiology. These include the Laennec’s stethoscope, the electro- and echocardiogram, percutaneous coronary interventions,  transcatheter structural heart interventions, open heart surgery, ventricular assist, and implantable electronic devices. However, while... Read more

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#ESCCongress: RAPID-TnT Study Shows Reduction in Wait Times and Admissions

2019 04 Sep

10% of the 7 million emergency department cases in South Australia each year are from suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS). Led by Prof. Derek Chew of Flinders University, a new trial found a new troponin regime which could reduce discharge times for 70% of chest pain patients in Australian emergency departments. Findings were presented at the ESC... Read more

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Can AI and machine learning augment the effectiveness of a cardiologist?

2018 06 Dec

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are expected to revolutionise healthcare in the years to come. Cardiology is no exception. It is expected that AI and machine learning will provide cardiologists with a set of tools that will augment and extend their effectiveness.  Some of the primary reasons why cardiologists need to embrace AI... Read more

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How AI is changing the landscape of echocardiography

2018 11 Jul

The growth of artificial intelligence (AI) over the past decades has been exponential with tremendous opportunities now offered by deep learning.  Indeed, automation and AI are changing the landscape of echocardiography by providing complimentary tools to physicians to enhance patient care, according to a review published in the journal Echocardiography. ... Read more

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AI in cardiology

2018 20 Jun

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are poised to influence nearly every aspect of the human condition, and cardiology is not an exception to this trend. In this digital age, physicians are being inundated with data requiring more sophisticated interpretation while being expected to perform more efficiently. The promise of AI in cardiology... Read more

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Artificial Intelligence Assists in Treatment of Heart Patients

2017 17 Jun

A clinical study was recently launched by Finnish researchers to use the latest analytical methods to recognise myocardial infarction patients at high risk of complications. The University of Tampere and TAYS Heart Hospital use artificial intelligence technologies for the home care of heart patients. Their goal is to predict complications as early... Read more

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AI in Precision Cardiovascular Medicine

2017 29 May

Artificial intelligence (AI) techniques, such as machine learning, deep learning, and cognitive computing are promising and can potentially change the way in which medicine is practised. Over the past decade, several machine-learning techniques have been used for cardiovascular disease diagnosis and prediction. In the near future, AI will result in... Read more