Artificial Intelligence

California radiologists have seen average turnaround times and flags per exam plummet, with skepticism quickly dissipating, experts wrote in JACR

Imaging experts performed a hypothetical health technology assessment for their investigation, using a conservative 6% estimated rate of missed diagnoses. 

Such exams are crucial for determining children’s developmental status but can be time consuming and tedious for physicians, experts wrote in Radiology

University Hospitals recently finished implementing a novel algorithm for detecting pneumothorax, sharing its early lessons learned in the Journal of the American College of Radiology

The system also helped reduce the number of biopsies and false positives, NYU Langone experts detailed recently in Nature Communications

HealthCCSng is the 8th U.S. Food and Drug Administration-cleared product from Israel-based Zebra Medical Vision. 

Radiologist Chirag Parghi, MD, slid into the role in May following stints as interim CMO and director of breast imaging across several Houston-area locations. 

Centaur Labs deploys “tens of thousands” of medical students across 140 countries, competing on its smartphone app as they work to label X-ray, CT, MR, and US images for algorithms. 

Radiobotics' software analyzes images of the joint, helping radiologists and orthopedists pinpoint common findings tied to the condition.

Mass General scientists believe their AI system could address further facets of the pandemic and other diseases manifested in medical images. 

DiA Imaging Analysis said the funds come by way of existing and new contributors including Philips and several investment firms. 

New York-based Covera Health said the Series C financing comes by way of private equity firm Insight Partners, with additional contributions from existing investors. 

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The college praised the recent reimbursement decision but noted many of its recommendations have yet to be incorporated into the national coverage determination draft document.

Early experiments showed the saponin/TLR adjuvant activates many different parts of the immune system to strengthen its response against invading pathogens.

The advanced algorithm could make a significant impact on shared decision-making. 

   
   
   
   
   
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