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New Collaboration in Federated Learning Improves Treatment Outcomes

2019 10 Dec

In the UK, a new collaboration leverages federated learning to speed up research and improve clinical outcomes in the treatment of cancer, heart failure, stroke, and neurodegenerative disease (ie, dementia). You might also like: IT and Clinician Collaboration for Better Work Flow Owkin, which focuses on AI-powered solutions to advance medical... Read more

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Affidea Partners With Aidence In Lung Cancer Diagnosis And Screening With The Use Of AI

2019 04 Dec

Affidea and Aidence announce a strategic partnership to streamline and improve the clinical performance of lung diagnosis and screening to drive the earlier detection and treatment in the case of lung cancer.  As the leading European provider of advanced diagnostic imaging services, Affidea is starting the collaboration with Aidence, a  medical... Read more

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RSNA 2019: AI Helps Find Signs of Heart Disease on Lung Cancer Screens

2019 04 Dec

  With the help of artificial intelligence (AI), researchers have developed a tool that automatically measures coronary artery calcium – an important marker of heart disease – on chest CT images, according to a study being presented this week at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).     You might also... Read more

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RSNA 2019: Can AI Predicts Future Healthcare Costs from Chest X-rays?

2019 03 Dec

Researchers from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF ) have trained deep learning (DL) applications to identify cost indicators from chest radiographs to predict future health costs covering five years. In a Monday presentation at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) taking place in Chicago, researchers said DL could... Read more

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RSNA 2019: President’s Address Highlights Burnout, AI and Team Delivery

2019 02 Dec

  Valerie P . Jackson , president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), highlighted future trends in the imaging landscape as the 105th Scientific assembly and Annual Meeting opened in Chicago on Sunday.   HealthManagement.org is tweeting live from the congress which runs for six days until December 6 and comprises educational... Read more

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RSNA 2019: Quenching the Thirst for AI Knowledge

2019 21 Nov

This year’s Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) will feature a newly expanded Artificial Intelligence (AI) Hub as the technology becomes increasingly embedded in imaging processes.   You might also like: RSNA 2019: Speakers and Topics   AI innovations from industry leaders, AI... Read more

IT Management

Singapore AI Strategy: Focus on Chronic Disease Prevention

2019 19 Nov

Technology has played a big role in making Singapore's healthcare system one of the most efficient in the world. However, a fast-ageing population, as well as the growing burden of chronic diseases and rising cost of healthcare, can weigh heavily on even the most effective healthcare systems.     It came as no surprise therefore that the... Read more

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Fear of AI Dissuading Students from Specialising in Radiology

2019 19 Nov

Increasing use of artificial intelligence in radiology maybe beneficial in terms of workflow efficiency, but AI seems to dissuade medical students from choosing imaging as their speciality.   A survey study, carried out by Swiss researchers, indicates that medical trainees regard AI as a potential threat to diagnostic radiology, making... Read more

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Deep Learning Improves Lung Cancer Detection from X-rays

2019 18 Nov

New research led by South Korean radiologists provides further proof as to how artificial intelligence can help improve diagnosis of lung cancer using medical imaging.   Radiologists performed better in detecting malignant lung cancers on chest x-rays when they read images with deep-learning based software, according to the research published... Read more

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Beyond Imaging, Towards a Care Pathway Approach Powered by AI

2019 13 Nov

The healthcare industry is under transformation. An ageing population and the rise of noncommunicable diseases are driving an industry shift away from curing disease in the short term toward preventing and managing disease and promoting overall well-being in the long term. Across Europe, we see the same issues – underfunded and understaffed national... Read more