dismiss

Last Day of the Garage Sale. No Reserve. $1 Starting Bids. Bid Now!

DOTmed Home MRI Oncology Ultrasound Molecular Imaging X-Ray Cardiology Health IT Business Affairs
News Home Parts & Service Operating Room CT Women's Health Proton Therapy Endoscopy HTMs Mobile Imaging
SEARCH
Aktueller Standort:
>
> This Story

starstarstarstarstar (1)
Log in oder Register to rate this News Story
Forward Printable StoryPrint Comment

 

 

More Magazine Features

The MR patient experience Technologists, effective distractions and advanced MR tech are improving patient comfort

From RF shield to detector choice: Designing a safer MR suite There's plenty of factors to consider before a patient even sets foot in the room

Forecasting issues before they arise with MR remote monitoring A look at the different solutions to keep you ahead of potential problems

Newest MR scanners and coils are faster, lighter and tailored to customer and patient needs

How to get the most life out of your MR coldhead Best practices for maintaining a vital component of your MR scanner

See All Magazine Features  

Health IT Homepage

Why IoT security isn’t enough for IoMT Vendors without healthcare experience may not grasp the clinical context of cybersecurity

Elsevier touts new study validating use of STATdx solution Reduced diagnostic errors by as much as 37 percent

Hospitals harness technology to achieve patient satisfaction Meeting a diverse range of patient expectations

Apple Watch can monitor heart rhythms with FDA approval Detects atrial fibrillation and can tell if you've taken a sudden fall

Dr. David Hirschorn on NYMIIS 2018 Imaging informatics takes center stage again at the New York symposium

Healthcare players aim to advance value-based care with HL7 resources Utilizing HL7 FHIR in two initial test cases

Anatomy of a hospital cybersecurity attack Tips for detecting, responding to, and preventing attacks at your facility

What does mobile tech mean for radiology? A discussion with William Pan, CEO of EBM Technologies

ScImage, Cardiac Imaging forge partnership Bringing 'anywhere, real-time' access to cardiology images

Patient iP and Clinerion enhance access to real world data for clinical trials Improving the selection of trial sites, accelerate enrollment

The role of imaging informatics in real world radiology departments

by John R. Fischer , Staff Reporter
From the May 2018 issue of DOTmed HealthCare Business News magazine

Last fall, radiologists from across the nation competed against one another for a chance to be recognized at the 2017 Radiological Society of North America conference in Chicago. Punching away at their keyboards night and day, their task was to create an algorithm to predict bone age via X-ray.

Competitions like this are becoming increasingly common as radiology stakeholders put vast amounts of time, money and labor into exploring the seemingly endless frontiers for enhancing imaging through software analytics. Ultimately, the common goal is to extract, analyze and integrate information from images into everyday practice, raising the bar on quality and timeliness of care through technology.

Story Continues Below Advertisement

THE (LEADER) IN MEDICAL IMAGING TECHNOLOGY SINCE 1982. SALES-SERVICE-REPAIR

Special-Pricing Available on Medical Displays, Patient Monitors, Recorders, Printers, Media, Ultrasound Machines, and Cameras.This includes Top Brands such as SONY, BARCO, NDS, NEC, LG, EDAN, EIZO, ELO, FSN, PANASONIC, MITSUBISHI, OLYMPUS, & WIDE.



This emerging discipline, called imaging informatics, extends beyond interpreting scans to encompass all aspects of imaging workflow, and has been germinating ever since film transitioned to digital. Today, the expectations for imaging informatics to transform radiology are greater than ever before.

“It’s going to have applications throughout the delivery of the imaging services to patients and communication to clinicians,” Kevin McEnery, director of innovation imaging informatics at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, told HCB News. “Over time, you’ll see applications of machine learning and other statistical-based processes to better understand patients. I think you’ll see examples of retrieving information for radiologists, informing decision support, and helping the radiologist to essentially prioritize work lists.”

McEnery, along with other experts, notes that with such innovations on the horizon, now is the time for providers, vendors and other health care players to look over, assess and redefine their own roles in order to effectively implement and nurture these capabilities when they arrive in their practices, enhancing workflow and subsequently, patient care.

‘Synthesizers of information’
The idea of using AI to interpret images and assist in diagnosis is getting closer to becoming a reality, and one specific area where software developers are already finding promise is in deciphering the genomics of a tumor.

“That sort of thing was almost unthinkable just a handful of years ago and now we have a very high accuracy for that tool," said Bradley Erickson, associate chair in the department of radiology at Mayo Clinic. "I think that really expands the value of imaging that’s being done today and increases the amount of information we can collect.”
  Pages: 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 >>

Health IT Homepage


You Must Be Logged In To Post A Comment

Werben
Erhöhen Sie Ihren Bekanntheitsgrad
Auktionen + Privatverkäufe
Den besten Preis erzielen
Geräte/Geräteteile kaufen
Den günstigsten Preis finden
Daily News
Die neuesten Nachrichten lesen
Übersicht
Alle DOTmed Benutzer durchsuchen
Ethik auf DOTmed
Unseren Ethik-Standard anzeigen
Gold-Parts Verkäufer-Programm
PH-Anfragen erhalten
Gold Service Dealer-Programm
Anfragen empfangen
Gesundheitsdienstleister
Alle Gesundheitsdienstleister-Tools anzeigen
Jobs/Training
Einen Job suchen
Parts Hunter +EasyPay
Angebote für Geräteteile erhalten
Kürzlich zertifiziert
Kürzlich zertifizierte Benutzer anzeigen
Kürzlich bewertet
Kürzlich zertifizierte Benutzer anzeigen
Rental Central
Geräte billiger mieten
Geräte/Geräteteile verkaufen
Das meiste Geld erhalten
Service-Techniker Forum
Hilfe und Beratung finden
Einfache Angebots-Anfrage
Angebote für Geräte erhalten
Virtuelle Messe
Service für Geräte finden
Access and use of this site is subject to the terms and conditions of our LEGAL NOTICE & PRIVACY NOTICE
Property of and Proprietary to DOTmed.com, Inc. Copyright ©2001-2018 DOTmed.com, Inc.
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED