Artificial Intelligence

This channel includes news and technology innovations for artificial intelligence (AI) software, also referred to as deep learning, cognitive computing and machine learning. AI technology is being integrated in radiology for imaging appropriate use criteria (AUC), clinical decision support, predictive analytics and to assist radiologists with improved workflow.

Imaging Biometrics and Medical College of Wisconsin Awarded NIH Grant
News | Neuro Imaging | September 09, 2019
September 9, 2019 — Imaging Biometrics LLC (IB), in collaboration with the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), has...
A smart algorithm has been trained on a neural network to recognize the appearance of breast cancer in MR images

A smart algorithm has been trained on a neural network to recognize the appearance of breast cancer in MR images. The algorithm, described at the SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium, used deep learning, a form of machine learning, which is a type of artificial intelligence. Image courtesy of Sarah Eskreis-Winkler, M.D.

Feature | Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) | September 06, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
The use of smart algorithms has the potential to make healthcare more efficient....
Siemens executives Peter Shen (left) and Wesley Gilson prepare to present about artificial intelligence July 21 at the annual AHRA meeting.

Siemens executives Peter Shen (left) and Wesley Gilson prepare to present about artificial intelligence July 21 at the annual AHRA meeting.

Blog | Artificial Intelligence | September 06, 2019
“It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” — Yogi Berra Yogi was right. Cars didn’t fly (at least...
Philips and Fujifilm booths at SIIM 2019.

Philips and Fujifilm booths at SIIM 2019.

Feature | SIIM | September 06, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
Pragmatism from cybersecurity to enterprise imaging was in vogue at the 2019 meeting of the Society of Imaging...
Sudhen Desai, M.D.

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Feature | Pediatric Imaging | September 04, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Burnout has become a popular buzzword in today’s business world, meant to describe prolonged periods of stress in the...
Global Diagnostics Australia Incorporates AI Into Radiology Applications
News | Artificial Intelligence | September 04, 2019
September 4, 2019 — Global Diagnostics Australia (GDA), a subsidiary of the Integral Diagnostics Group (IDX), has...
AI may have a substantial effect on the practice of medicine, so much so that it transforms the role of radiologists

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay 

Blog | Artificial Intelligence | September 04, 2019
Radiology’s history dates back to 1895 when...
New Radiomics Model Uses Immunohistochemistry to Predict Thyroid Nodules

Workflow of radiomics analysis for IHC indicators. Yellow lines denote area of analysis; red lines denote ROI for radiomic features extraction. X = original image, L = low-pass filter, H = high-pass filter. Image courtesy of Jiabing Gu, et al.

News | Artificial Intelligence | September 03, 2019
September 3, 2019 — Researchers have validated a first-of-its-kind...
Surgical ultrasound probes extend the capability of Hitachi’s Arietta 70 system

Surgical ultrasound probes extend the capability of Hitachi’s Arietta 70 system. Each probe can be sterilized to allow safe scanning inside the human body. Picture courtesy of Hitachi Healthcare Americas

Sponsored Content | Blog | Radiology Imaging | August 30, 2019
The clinical needs of those who live in rural America and small communities are both simple and complex. A physician...
Exo Imaging Raises $35 Million for Developmental Ultrasound Platform
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019 — Exo Imaging Inc. announced a $35 million Series B financing round for its high-performance...
Glassbeam Introduces AI-powered Rules and Alerts Engine for Clinsights
News | Analytics Software | August 23, 2019
August 23, 2019 — Glassbeam Inc. revealed several technology enhancements in its Rules & Alerts engine that make it...
The Zap-X stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) brain radiotherapy system is completely self-shielded, eliminating the need for a concrete vault. The goal of the system is to expand SRS brain therapy by making it easier to access and less expensive by eliminating the large expense of custom built vaults to house the system. #AAPM19 #AAPM2019 #AAPM

The Zap-X stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) brain radiotherapy system is completely self-shielded, eliminating the need for a concrete vault. The goal of the system is to expand SRS brain therapy by making it easier to access and less expensive by eliminating the large expense of custom-built vaults to house the system. 

Feature | AAPM | August 21, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor
There were several trends and new technologies in radiation oncology discussed at the...
Videos | Treatment Planning | August 21, 2019
This is an example of the Mirada DLCExpert deep learning software that automatically identifies organs, segments and...
Lunit Receives Korea MFDS Approval for Lunit Insight MMG
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 19, 2019
August 19, 2019 — Lunit has announced Korea Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) approval of its...
Artificial Intelligence Could Yield More Accurate Breast Cancer Diagnoses
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 13, 2019
August 13, 2019 — University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researchers have developed an...
Half of Hospital Decision Makers Plan to Invest in AI by 2021
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 08, 2019
August 8, 2019 — A recent study conducted by Olive AI explores how hospital leaders are responding to the imperative to...
Artificial Intelligence Improves Heart Attack Risk Assessment
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 06, 2019
August 6, 2019 — When used with a common ...
Montefiore Nyack Hospital Uses Aidoc AI to Spot Urgent Conditions Faster
News | Artificial Intelligence | August 05, 2019
August 5, 2019 — Montefiore Nyack Hospital, an acute care hospital in Rockland County, N.Y., announced it is utilizing...