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.

New Module Creates a Warped MRI Scan that Matches Real-Time Ultrasound Results (Graphic: Business Wire)

New Module Creates a Warped MRI Scan that Matches Real-Time Ultrasound Results (Graphic: Business Wire)

News | Artificial Intelligence | May 07, 2021
May 7, 2021 —  RSIP Vision, an experienced leader in driving innovation for medical imaging through advanced artificial...
New RapidAI Insights improves hospitals’ understanding of their stroke businesses, as well as patient workflow and outcomes
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 07, 2021
May 7, 2021 — RapidAI, a leader in advanced cerebrovascular imaging, announced the expansion of RapidAI Insights, a...
Omega Medical Imaging, an innovator in AI image-guided interventional systems for hospitals and healthcare facilities around the world, announced the spin-off of the Company’s external medical equipment service and repair efforts as OMI MedTech.
News | Interventional Radiology | May 06, 2021
May 6, 2021 — Omega Medical Imaging, an innovator in AI image-guided interventional systems for hospitals and...
Nines owns Nines Radiology, a leading radiology practice group utilizing artificial intelligence to improve report delivery
News | Artificial Intelligence | May 06, 2021
May 6, 2021 — Forbes recently announced that Nines, Inc. has been selected one of 50 most promising private AI...
Exa is an integrated PACS, RIS and Billing platform that is scalable to adapt to the needs of various imaging providers, from small practices to large enterprises. As a complete cloud-based solution, users can access images, reports and speech recognition software from anywhere at any time.
News | PACS | May 05, 2021
May 5, 2021 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. and nVoq Incorporated (nVoq) announce an agreement to embed nVoq...
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Feature | Radiology Business | May 05, 2021 | By Tom Cheesewrite in collaboration with Ludger Philippsen
The COVID-19 pandemic came as a shock, but not a surprise. Sources around the world have been warning for years of a...
With the growing adoption of #data #analytics in #healthcare, we are seeing more clearly that there are two sides of data
Feature | Artificial Intelligence | May 05, 2021 | By Sundararajan Mani
With the growing adoption of data analytics in healthcare, we are seeing more clearly that there are two sides of data...
Stroke imaging using Ambra health’s in built viewer.

Stroke imaging using Ambra health’s in built viewer.

Sponsored Content | Blog | PACS | May 03, 2021
Medical imaging, an often-overlooked piece of the puzzle in establishing a holistic patient health record, plays a...
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 30, 2021
April 30, 2021 — Canon Medical is bringing the power of accessible artificial intelligence (AI) for improved image...
Overview of the scaphoid fracture detection pipeline, which consisted of a segmentation and detection convolutional neural network (CNN). A class activation map is calculated and visualized as a heatmap for fracture localization. Image courtesy of Radiological Society of North America

Overview of the scaphoid fracture detection pipeline, which consisted of a segmentation and detection convolutional neural network (CNN). A class activation map is calculated and visualized as a heatmap for fracture localization. Image courtesy of the Radiological Society of North America

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 28, 2021
April 28, 2021 — An automated system that uses artificial intelligence (AI) is effective at detecting a common type of...
Examples of axial FLAIR sequences from studies within dataset A. From left to right: a patient with a 'likely normal' brain; a patient presenting an intraparenchymal hemorrhage within the right temporal lobe; a patient presenting an acute infarct of the inferior division of the right middle cerebral artery; and a patient with known neurocysticercosis presenting a rounded cystic lesion in the left middle frontal gyrus. Image courtesy of Radiological Society of North America

Examples of axial FLAIR sequences from studies within dataset A. From left to right: a patient with a 'likely normal' brain; a patient presenting an intraparenchymal hemorrhage within the right temporal lobe; a patient presenting an acute infarct of the inferior division of the right middle cerebral artery; and a patient with known neurocysticercosis presenting a rounded cystic lesion in the left middle frontal gyrus. Image courtesy of Radiological Society of North America

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 22, 2021
April 22, 2021 — An artificial intelligence-driven system that automatically combs through brain MRIs for abnormalities...
Spectral DLR enables improved assessment of lumen stenosis in the presence of calcified plaque. Interactive monochromatic image display enables improved opacification of the injected contrast with low keV images and reduced calcium blooming artifacts with high keV images

Spectral DLR enables improved assessment of lumen stenosis in the presence of calcified plaque. Interactive monochromatic image display enables improved opacification of the injected contrast with low keV images and reduced calcium blooming artifacts with high keV images. The range of monochromatic energy levels (35-135 keV) can be visualized in real time through an image slider in the application that can be integrated in to a PACS.

News | Cardiac Imaging | April 21, 2021
April 21, 2021 — Meeting the growing cardiovascular needs of healthcare providers today, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc...
A doctor reading #CXR scans using #SenseCare-Chest #DR Pro #diagnostic #software.

A doctor reading CXR scans using SenseCare-Chest DR Pro diagnostic software.

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 14, 2021
April 14, 2021 — SenseTime, a world-leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, announced that it has recently been...
Real-time intelligence in #radiology workflow helps #radiologists and #clinicians make better decisions throughout the patient care journey and is made possible by a broad spectrum of capabilities enabled by #artificial_intelligence (#AI)
Sponsored Content | Blog | Artificial Intelligence | April 13, 2021
Real-time intelligence in radiology workflow helps radiologists and clinicians make better decisions throughout the...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (#FDA) authorized marketing of #Medtronic's #GIGenius, the first device that uses #artificialintelligence (#AI) based on #machinelearning to assist #clinicians in detecting #lesions (such as #polyps or suspected tumors) in the #colon in real time during a c#olonoscopy.

The GI Genius intelligent endoscopy module works in real-time, automatically identifying and marking (with a green box) abnormalities consistent with colorectal polyps, including small flat polyps.

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 12, 2021
April 12, 2021 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized marketing of Medtronic's GI Genius, the first...
#Microsoft Corp and #Nuance Communications, Inc. announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which #Microsoft will #acquire #Nuance for $56 per share, implying a 23% premium to the closing price of Nuance on Friday, April 9, in an all-cash transaction valued at $19.7 billion, inclusive of Nuance's net debt. Nuance is a trusted #cloud and #artificialintelligence (#AI) #software leader representing decades of accumulated healthcare and enterprise AI experience. 
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 12, 2021
April 12, 2021 — Microsoft Corp and Nuance Communications, Inc. announced they have entered into a definitive agreement...
Varian announced it is collaborating with Google Cloud to build an advanced artificial intelligence (AI) based diagnostic platform to aid in the fight against cancer. Varian and Google Cloud AI embarked on a deployment journey, using Neural Architecture Search (NAS) technology via Google Cloud AI Platform, to create AI models for organ segmentation — a crucial and labor-intensive step in radiation oncology that can be a bottleneck in the cancer treatment clinical workflow.
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 08, 2021
April 8, 2021 — Varian announced it is collaborating with Google Cloud to build an advanced artificial intelligence (AI...
Brain tumors edged out by artificial intelligence: VBrain applies auto-contouring to the three most common types of brain tumors: brain metastasis, meningioma and acoustic neuroma.

Brain tumors edged out by artificial intelligence: VBrain applies auto-contouring to the three most common types of brain tumors: brain metastasis, meningioma and acoustic neuroma.

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 07, 2021
April 7, 2021 — Vysioneer, a leader in artificial intelligence (AI) for cancer care, announced it received the U.S....
Ultrasound is an invaluable diagnostic tool for the early detection of breast cancer, but the classification of lesions is sometimes challenging and time consuming. Could artificial intelligence hold the answer to solving these problems? Graphic courtesy of Chinese Medical Journal

Ultrasound is an invaluable diagnostic tool for the early detection of breast cancer, but the classification of lesions is sometimes challenging and time consuming. Could artificial intelligence hold the answer to solving these problems? Graphic courtesy of Chinese Medical Journal

News | Artificial Intelligence | April 06, 2021
April 6, 2021 — In 2020, the International Agency for Research on Cancer of the World Health Organization stated that...
 iCAD, Inc. announced that ProFound AI for 2D Mammography might notably reduce the risk of interval breast cancer, according to a retrospective analysis recently published in the Journal of Medical Screening. 
News | Breast Imaging | April 02, 2021
April 2, 2021 — iCAD, Inc. announced that ProFound AI for 2D Mammography might notably reduce the risk of interval...