Search Tag: Artificial Intelligence

ICU Management

Artificial Intelligence in the ICU

2019 16 Jan

The paucity of positive multicentre prospective randomised control trials in ICU settings serves to highlight the challenge of running studies in such environments, where multiple treatments are given simultaneously to individuals who respond in variable ways based on their individual physiology. Consequently, without established guidelines, ICU... Read more

IMAGING Management

AI-powered system diagnoses and classifies intracranial haemorrhage

2019 08 Jan

In a new study, a team of researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Department of Radiology  created an artificial intelligence (AI) powered system that successfully detects acute intracranial haemorrhage (ICH) and also categorises five ICH subtypes from unenhanced head computed-tomography scans (CT).  In the report published online... Read more

IMAGING Management

AI-radiomics mammography combo reduces breast biopsies

2018 18 Dec

Researchers combine mammography with AI to determine the biological composition of a tumor's tissue, developing a new method that may help reduce the number of unnecessary breast biopsies, according to a new study published in the journal Radiological Society of North America .  Research has shown that more than 10 percent of women are called... Read more

Cardiology Management

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

IMAGING Management

Facebook and NYU fastMRI project: largest-ever open source dataset using AI for 10X faster MRI’s

2018 04 Dec

In what is the largest public release of raw data to this day, the NYU School of Medicine’s Department of Radiology and Facebook join forces on a collaborative research project that will share open source tools to propel the development of AI systems that may produce 10 times faster MRI scans. More than 1.5 million anonymised MR images of the knee,... Read more

IMAGING Management

CAR 2019

2019 11 Apr

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IT Management

AI to revolutionise patient care, Affidea’s CIO tells medical leaders

2018 26 Nov

The Chief Information Officer of Affidea – a leading pan-European provider of advanced diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer services – has told an audience of leading private healthcare companies that artificial intelligence (AI) will revolutionise the way clinicians interact with patients across the continent. Speaking to a distinguished audience... Read more

Executive Health Management

Imaging innovation’s critical role in healthcare’s future

2018 07 Nov

With the shift toward value-based care, healthcare providers are focused on their most pressing challenges: improving the patient and staff experience; increasing diagnostic confidence; enabling greater efficiency and productivity; and facilitating data-driven practice management. The need to connect data and technology to enable precision healthcare... Read more