Researchers tout algorithm in classifying breast tissues
July 19, 2021 -- An algorithm developed by researchers in India showed promise in differentiating between benign and malignant breast tumors, according to a study published June 12 in Expert Systems with Applications. Read More
AI model identifies SARS-CoV-2 from blood tests, chest x-rays
July 16, 2021 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) model that analyzed data from blood tests and chest x-rays can identify patients with COVID-19 infections and could serve in some settings as a substitute for reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) tests, according to a study published July 9 in Scientific Reports. Read More
AI detects axillary lymph node metastasis on multiparametric MRI
July 16, 2021 -- Deep-learning algorithms can detect axillary lymph node metastasis on multiparametric MRI exams of breast cancer patients with a high level of accuracy, according to research published online July 13 in Clinical Breast Cancer. Read More
Amazon announces availability of HealthLake cloud repository
July 15, 2021 -- Internet services giant Amazon Web Services has announced that its HealthLake cloud-based data repository is now available for use by healthcare and life sciences organizations. Read More
Can body composition metrics foretell COVID-19 patient outcomes?
July 13, 2021 -- The body composition of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 as assessed on routine abdominal CT exams could help predict adverse outcomes, according to research published online July 9 in the International Journal of Obesity. Read More
Can AI help clear the COVID-19 breast screening backlog?
July 2, 2021 -- Can artificial intelligence (AI) help clear the backlog of mammography screening exams caused by the COVID-19 pandemic? AI can indeed help, according to Dr. Christopher Austin of Kheiron Medical Technologies. Read More
Deep-learning algorithm spots carotid calcium on CT exams
July 1, 2021 -- A deep-learning algorithm performs comparably to human readers when it comes to identifying intracranial carotid artery calcification (ICAC) on noncontrast CT images, according to a study published June 30 in Radiology: Artificial Intelligence. Read More
Will radiology AI increase workloads for radiologists?
July 1, 2021 -- Recent developments in artificial intelligence (AI) for radiology appear more likely to add to the workload of radiologists than reduce it, Dutch researchers reported in an article published online June 29 in Insights into Imaging. Read More
AI algorithm predicts radiology turnaround time delays
July 1, 2021 -- Delays in on-call radiology turnaround times can be predicted with a high level of accuracy by an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm, according to research published online June 27 in Academic Radiology. Read More
4 ways radiology can enhance the patient experience
June 25, 2021 -- Patients are increasingly expecting more from their radiology experience. Paul Shumway of Novarad shares four suggestions for improving customer satisfaction in the COVID-19 era and beyond. Read More
Special Feature
Potential for racial bias raises concerns for radiology AI
Potential for racial bias raises concerns for radiology AI

A preprint study that raised troublesome questions last year about potential bias in radiology artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms has now been formally published in the Lancet Digital Health with the same conclusions. Learn more

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