Search Tag: Artificial Intelligence

IT Management

Healthcare C-suite on top sector disruptors

2018 19 Sep

In a new survey by Reaction Data, telemedicine and artificial intelligence (AI) are seen as the top tech innovations that will have the most disruptive impact on healthcare.  Twenty-nine percent of healthcare executives who participated in the survey said that telemedicine will be the biggest disruptor, followed by AI (selected by 20 percent... Read more

IMAGING Management

Tetris-like program can detect breast tumours faster than current methods

2018 13 Sep

Artificial intelligence-based techniques are helping researchers at the University of Adelaide’s Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML) to develop a fully-automated medical image analysis program for detecting breast tumours. In conjunction with an MRI scan, this autonomous AI program employs the traversal movement and style of a... Read more

IMAGING Management

AI tools in radiology: who pays and how?

2018 25 Jul

An increasing number of research studies report important benefits from use of artificial intelligence technologies (e.g., face recognition, voice control, drone for transporting lab samples). It is safe to assume AI is coming to radiology and healthcare, says Kurt Schoppe, MD, who is affiliated with Radiology Associates of North Texas. "We... Read more

IT Management

AIMed Europe 2018

2018 11 Sep

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Cardiology Management

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

IMAGING Management

From PACS to AI - rediscovering radiology's soul

2018 04 Jul

In his book “Hit Refresh,” Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, Inc., reveals that new challenges in the tech world make it necessary for the company to rediscover its soul – what made it unique. He posits that artificial intelligence (AI) is the tool that will help Microsoft transform to meet these challenges. Radiology is facing similar crossroads... Read more

IT Management

Can a bot take over primary care?

2018 04 Jul

Babylon boasts that its artificial intelligence bot performs better than human doctors at a medical exam. Not surprisingly, such claims have elicited doubts and protests from practitioners and medical groups.  For starters, the Royal College of General Practitioners contends that no app or algorithm will be able to do what a GP does.  "An... Read more

IT Management

AI: are you ready for backlash?

2018 27 Jun

While adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare may be on the rise, a new report indicates the lack of readiness of organisations in dealing with societal and liability issues arising from actions or decisions taken by AI systems on their behalf.  In a recent survey conducted by consulting firm Accenture, 80 percent of health executives... Read more

Cardiology Management

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