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23 Nov 2018
AI Predicts Alzheimer’s Disease Years before Diagnosis
A new study on the application of deep learning (DL) to detect changes in brain metabolism predictive of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has found that artificial intelligence (AI) improves the ability of brain imaging to predict AD.
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23 Nov 2018
UK to Set Up New GBP 10 Million Centre for Medical Imaging and AI
The UK’s London Medical Imaging & Artificial Intelligence Centre for Value-Based Healthcare will train sophisticated artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms from NHS medical images and patient data, to create tools that will help clinicians speed up and improve diagnosis and care across a number of patient pathways, including dementia, heart failure and cancer.
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23 Nov 2018
New AI Algorithm Enhances Polyp Detection in Colonoscopy Procedures
Researchers at Shanghai Wision AI Co., Ltd., a developer of computer-aided diagnostic algorithms and systems to improve the accuracy and effectiveness of diagnostic imaging, have announced results of a study validating a novel machine-learning algorithm that improves detection of adenomatous polyps during colonoscopy. The AI algorithm is built on the same network architecture that is used to develop self-driving cars and is designed to enable “self-driving” in colonoscopy procedures.
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20 Nov 2018
Study Finds AI Falls Short When Analyzing Medical Data
A study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has found that artificial intelligence (AI) tools trained to detect pneumonia on chest X-rays suffered significant decreases in performance when tested on data from outside health systems. These findings suggest that unless AI in the medical space is carefully tested for performance across a wide range of populations, the deep learning models may not perform as accurately as expected.
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20 Nov 2018
New AI Software for Brain Bleed Diagnosis Receives FDA Clearance
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) clearance to the Accipio Ix intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) detection software developed by MaxQ AI, a clinical diagnostics intelligence platform company.
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20 Nov 2018
Global Refurbished Medical Devices Market to Increase by 10% by 2023
The global refurbished medical devices market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 10% during the forecast period 2019-2023, driven by the organized healthcare ecosystem in the developed economies. Moreover, privatization in the healthcare sector is increasing rapidly due to the inability of governments to invest efficiently in the sector, coupled with high demand for innovation and technology for superior healthcare services.
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12 Nov 2018
ACR Data Science Institute Releases AI Use Cases to Accelerate AI Adoption
The American College of Radiology Data Science Institute has released a first-of-its-kind series of standardized artificial intelligence (AI) use cases that will accelerate medical imaging AI adoption. This continually updated, freely available use case series is the product of a previously missing and collaborative framework that enables efficient creation, implementation and ongoing improvement of radiological AI tools.
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12 Nov 2018
Siemens Healthineers and Primary Health Care Enter Contract for In Vitro Diagnostics
Siemens Healthineers has entered into a strategic partnership with Australian integrated healthcare provider Primary Health Care to deploy more than 70 Atellica Solution immunoassay and clinical chemistry analyzers, marking the largest contract ever for in vitro diagnostics testing in the country.
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12 Nov 2018
OpenSight Augmented Reality System for Microsoft HoloLens Cleared by FDA
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance to the OpenSight Augmented Reality System, making it the first AR medical solution for Microsoft HoloLens to be cleared for use in pre-operative surgical planning. Developed by Novarad, a provider of specialized enterprise imaging and workflow solutions, OpenSight renders 2D, 3D and 4D images of patients interactively, while accurately overlaying them directly onto the patient’s body.
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12 Nov 2018
New AR Device Helps Cardiologists Plan and Perform Complex Procedures
Augmented Reality (AR), a technology that superimposes computer-generated information on a user's view of the real world, offers a new platform to help physicians better visualize complex medical data, particularly before and during medical procedures.
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05 Nov 2018
Smart POC Tele-ultrasound Devices to Boost Demand in Global Market
The global point-of-care (POC) ultrasound systems market is projected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 9% during the period 2018-2022, driven mainly by awareness programs by organizations and vendors. A key trend in the global POC ultrasound systems market is the emergence of smart POC tele-ultrasound systems, which are expected to provide a boost to the demand in the market.
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05 Nov 2018
Global Radiation Detection Market Driven by Healthcare Facility Demand
The global radiation detection and monitoring equipment market is projected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 6% during the period 2018-2022, driven by increasing demand from healthcare facilities due to the rising use of radiation-based equipment in the diagnosis and treatment of various health problems.
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30 Oct 2018
ECG Imaging Algorithm Could Help Reduce Invasive Heart Procedures
A group of researchers from the University of California, Santa Barbara have developed new algorithms to localize the source of an atrial fibrillation, an abnormal heart rhythm.
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30 Oct 2018
Philips Launches Start-Up AI Collaboration Program
Royal Philips has launched its first global start-up collaboration program involving the company’s innovation hubs in Cambridge, US, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, Bangalore, India and Shanghai, China focused on the application of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare. The program focuses on the application of AI-based clinical decision support tools, such as image interpretation, analysis and integration, and workflow tools, such as intelligent treatment plans for radiology, ultrasound and oncology.
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25 Oct 2018
AI Could Help Radiologists Improve Osteoarthritis X-ray Diagnosis
Researchers from the Center for Digital Health Innovation at the University of California have developed a fully automated algorithm for the detection of osteoarthritis with radiographs using the 0–4 Kellgren Lawrence (KL) grading system with a state-of-the-art neural network.
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25 Oct 2018
Study Demonstrates Advantages of AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
A study of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) cancer detection software by iCAD, Inc. has demonstrated unprecedented improvements in clinical performance and reading times, validating the substantial benefits of Artificial Intelligence (AI) when used with three-dimensional (3D) mammography.
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25 Oct 2018
Google Tests AI Algorithm to Help Detect Metastatic Breast Cancers
Scientists at Google AI who have been developing an algorithm to detect the spread of breast cancer have published new research showing its promise as an assistive tool for pathologists.
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25 Oct 2018
Breast Tomosynthesis Detects More Cancers than Mammography
A team of researchers from the Lund University and Skåne University Hospital screened 15,000 women over a period of five years to find that three-dimensional (3D) mammography, or breast tomosynthesis, detects over 30% more cancers than traditional mammography, with most of the detected tumors proving to be invasive cancers.
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25 Oct 2018
Study Finds AI and Radiologists Achieve Better Results Together
A study conducted by researchers from the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences has found that artificial intelligence (AI) and radiologists working together can achieve better results, helping in case-based decision-making.
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18 Oct 2018
Roche Launches Roche Healthcare Consulting
Roche (Basel, Switzerland) has launched Roche Healthcare Consulting, a specialized consulting service that aims to help leaders in laboratories, hospitals and other healthcare groups optimize their operational, clinical and financial performance.
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18 Oct 2018
GE Healthcare and ESR Enter AI Partnership for ECR 2019
GE Healthcare (Chicago, IL, USA) and the European Society of Radiology (Vienna, Austria) will be partnering on artificial intelligence (AI) for the upcoming European Congress of Radiology (ECR) to be held in Vienna, Austria on February 27-March 3, 2019. The partnership will include joint sessions on AI and a dedicated space at GE Healthcare’s booth where visitors will be able to experience the AI transformation through interactive tools.
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