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Artificial Intelligence

iCAD's ProFound AI solution now part of Change Healthcare's Mammography Plus software
ProFound AI to enhance workflow for mammography and DBT readings
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Deep learning approach in conventional CT yields spectral images
Can provide information on composition of tissues
Researchers critique Google Health mammo AI findings for lack of transparency
Concerns over data privacy lead to fewer details for validating algorithms
Xilinx, Spline.AI unveil X-ray classification deep learning model
Can help in developing artificial intelligence applications for radiology
Lunit AI algorithm detects lung cancer on chest X-rays better than radiologists
Showed higher sensitivity than radiologists in finding malignant pulmonary nodules
Imbio joins with Genentech on quantitative imaging diagnostics for lung disease
Will build and deploy imaging AI technology and imaging biomarkers
Algorithm flags 'uninformative' images that won't support diagnosis, AI training
UDC targets poor-quality scans to prevent them from compromising larger datasets
GE Healthcare unveils AI-enhanced ultrasound system for women's health
Voluson SWIFT is designed to reduce physician burnout with auto recognition capabilities
Siemens enters 10-year partnership with North Carolina health system
Will bring robotics and advanced imaging to WakeMed Health & Hospitals
AI algorithm distinguishes COVID-19 pneumonia in chest X-ray from other abnormalities
Increases value of X-ray despite low sensitivity and specificity
AI-based clinical applications for medical imaging to be worth $1.5 billion in 2024
Signify Research anticipates market boost when pandemic subsides
AI predictive analytics could reduce MR appointment no-shows
Improving radiology workflow and quality of care
AI technique helps medical devices avoid abiding by cyberattack commands
Could protect against over-radiation, manipulation of device components, functional manipulation of images
Google Cloud invests $100 million in Amwell to scale up telehealth
Expanding access to virtual care, developing new AI and machine learning technologies
FDA gives nod to Siemens' AI-based MR interpretation assistants
Enables automatic segmentation of brain and prostate
With AI, MR can be 4x faster and just as accurate as conventional scans
Facebook and NYU Langone collaboration, FastMRI continues to show promise
NIH to leverage AI and medical imaging for open-source COVID-19 database
ACR, RSNA and AAPM will annotate thousands of images