U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted EXALT Model D single-use duodenoscope breakthrough device designation, expediting physicians' access to a new, sterile device for each patient
News | Endoscopes | December 23, 2019
December 23, 2019 — Boston Scientific Corporation announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance of...
GE Healthcare to Make AI Ecosystem of Smart Algorithms Practical

Window (right) opened during GE Healthcare demonstration shows highlighted region of interest including signs of pneumothorax in an AI-enhanced chest radiograph (CE Mark version of software; not commercially available in United States).

Sponsored Content | Blog | Artificial Intelligence | December 21, 2019
On a monitor in the downtown Chicago engineering laboratories of GE Healthcare, a faux worklist appears on screen. ...
Videos | Radiation Dose Management | December 19, 2019
Mahadevappa Mahesh, Ph.D., chief of medical physicist and professor of radiology and medical physics, Johns Hopkins...
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News | Mobile Devices | December 19, 2019
December 19, 2019 — Piedmont Rockdale Hospital (Conyers, Ga.), a healthcare provider with a Level III Neonatal...
Videos | Ultrasound Transesophageal echo (TEE) | December 19, 2019
This is an example of an augmented reality (AR) training system for transesophageal echo (TEE) created by the...
Videos | RSNA | December 18, 2019
ITN Editor Dave Fornell and ITN Consulting Editor Greg Freiherr offer a post-game report on the trends and technologies...
Patient inclusion flowchart shows selection of women in the training and validation samples used for deep neural network development, as well as in the test sample (current study sample). Exclusions are detailed in the footnote. PACS = picture archiving and communication system. Image courtesy of Radiological Society of North America.

Patient inclusion flowchart shows selection of women in the training and validation samples used for deep neural network development, as well as in the test sample (current study sample). Exclusions are detailed in the footnote. PACS = picture archiving and communication system. Image courtesy of Radiological Society of North America.

News | Artificial Intelligence | December 18, 2019
December 17, 2019 — A sophisticated type of artificial intelligence (AI) can outperform existing models at predicting...
The company has selected Flywheel to support data management and curation and gain efficiencies in their machine learning workflow
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 16, 2019
December 16, 2019 — MaxQ AI, a company focused on developing artificial intelligence (AI) applications to enable...
Designed by and for radiologists, new release of PowerScribe One improves efficiency while advancing care quality and reducing radiologist fatigue
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 16, 2019
December 16, 2019 — At the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 105th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Proton Therapy | December 16, 2019
Join Chris Toth, president of Varian’s Oncology Systems business, for a peek at the history of machine learning/AI in...
The RIS market is expected to reach $979.1 M by 2025

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News | Information Technology | December 13, 2019
December 13, 2019 — According to a new study released by ResearchAndMarkets.com, the global radiology information...
William T. Thorwarth, M.D., FACR, chief executive officer of the ACR

William T. Thorwarth, M.D., FACR, chief executive officer of the ACR

News | Population Health | December 13, 2019
December 13, 2019 — The bipartisan policy framework to address “surprise medical bills,” released by the House Ways...
he “surprise billing” plan unveiled recently by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Representatives Frank Pallone (D-NJ), and Greg Walden (R-OR), must be improved to gain American College of Radiology (ACR) support

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News | Population Health | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — The “surprise billing” plan unveiled recently by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Representatives...
Schematic diagram of the proposed multichannel deep neural network model analyzing multiscale functional brain connectome for a classification task. rsfMRI = resting-state functional MRI.

Schematic diagram of the proposed multichannel deep neural network model analyzing multiscale functional brain connectome for a classification task. rsfMRI = resting-state functional MRI. Graphic courtesy of the Radiological Society of North America.

News | Artificial Intelligence | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — Deep learning, a type of artificial intelligence, can boost the power of magnetic resonance imaging...
EMR patient portal on a smartphone
News | Electronic Medical Records (EMR) | December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019 — Despite the numerous benefits associated with patients accessing their medical records, a new study...
Results were presented at RSNA19 for the comparison of ProHance (Gadoteridol) Injection, 279.3 mg/mL and Gadavist (gadobutrol) Injection in MRI of the brain (the TRUTH study)
News | Contrast Media | December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc., the U.S subsidiary of Bracco Imaging S.p.A., a leading global company in...
AI-based cancer assessment tools are poised to help pathologists improve speed and accuracy of cancer diagnostics, ultimately leading to better patient care
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 09, 2019
December 9, 2019 — Philips and Paige, a leader in computational pathology, announced a strategic collaboration to...
Legislation ends surprise medical bills; funds Community Health Centers for five years; increases the purchasing age of tobacco to 21; lowers prescription drug and other medical costs by requiring more transparency and competition
News | Population Health | December 09, 2019
December 9, 2019 — Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and House Energy and Commerce Committee...
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News | Remote Viewing Systems | December 05, 2019
December 5, 2019 — Intelerad reports that monthly usage of its remote medical image viewing portal InteleConnect EV...
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News | Nuclear Imaging | December 05, 2019
December 5, 2019 — Convergent Imaging Solutions, a leader in workflow optimized medical image fusion software, features...