Artificial Intelligence

Plus, FDA clears Philips' SmartCT application software, Siemens takes key step in Varian acquisition and more market moves. 

Chief Financial Officer Mark Stolper recently discussed the Los Angeles-based imaging giant’s strategy during the the Sidoti & Company Spring 2021 Virtual Investor Conference. 

They’re also less costly and more efficient than call centers or physical mailers, Michigan Medicine experts wrote in Academic Radiology

Numerous publications have touted the use of AI to pinpoint the novel coronavirus on X-ray and CT scans, but U.K. experts aren't impressed.

Underreporting of findings on CT exams is relatively common, but a deep learning algorithm showed “superior diagnostic performance” in spotting two particular concerns. 

With the help of a deep learning algorithm, scientists found measurable quality gains, according to a study published in the European Journal of Radiology

ACR said the updates pertain to neuroradiology and cover clinical scenarios including white matter lesion tracking in multiple sclerosis patients. 

The investigation was retrospective, but Duke scientists believe their algorithm could potentially aid radiologists in spotting near-misses in their work.

The Category 3 code proposal would cover AI analysis for the detection of vertebral fractures and could take effect as soon as Jan. 1, 2022. 

RadTranslate is a web app that creates AI-spoken, natural-sounding audio clips, and it's available free of charge for practices struggling to find interpreters.

Hyperfine said its new deep-learning software can aid in measuring brain structure and pathology in images obtained by its Swoop product. 

DeepHealth, a subsidiary of the Los Angeles-based imaging giant, said its novel algorithm demonstrated higher performance than a group of trained breast radiologists.