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IT Management

AI-enabled Imaging of Retina Can Specify Heart Disease Risk

2022 20 Oct

A recent study demonstrated that AI-enabled imaging of the retina’s network of veins and arteries can accurately predict the risk of cardiovascular disease and death, without measuring blood pressure or needing blood tests. The findings are published in the British Journal of Ophthalmology.   The findings highlight the potential for a highly... Read more

Cardiology Management

5 Tests for Better Heart-Disease Risk Prediction

2017 06 Apr

Five simple medical tests – an EKG, a limited CT scan, and three blood tests – together provide a broader and more accurate assessment of heart-disease risk than currently used methods, according to cardiologists at UT Southwestern Medical Center. The findings are published in the journal Circulation. See Also : How Diabetes Increases Heart Attack... Read more