Will physicians trust radiation therapy planned by AI?
June 4, 2021 -- Radiation oncologists may favor radiation therapy plans produced by a machine-learning algorithm in simulations, but trusting in the plans for clinical use may be a different matter, according to research published online June 3 in Nature Medicine. Read More
AI can help stratify COVID-19 risk on lung ultrasound
June 1, 2021 -- Deep-learning algorithms can be used to automatically provide risk scores on lung ultrasound exams in COVID-19 patients, researchers from Italy reported in an article published online May 27 in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. Read More
10 questions to ask your enterprise imaging vendor
May 28, 2021 -- If you're looking to add an enterprise imaging platform to your department or practice, asking the right questions of potential vendors can make or break your success, according to a presentation delivered May 25 at the virtual Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
AI-based program helps follow up incidental lung nodules on CT
May 28, 2021 -- Incidental lung nodules on routine CT may develop into cancer. But they can be effectively tracked with a well-designed follow-up program based on artificial intelligence (AI), according to a May 25 talk at the virtual Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
Interoperability will unleash power of AI for medical imaging
May 26, 2021 -- Interoperability across health systems could help unleash the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in medical imaging and healthcare overall, according to a keynote talk by Hal Wolf on May 26 at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
Rothberg sees AI poised to revolutionize personalized imaging
May 25, 2021 -- The combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and semiconductor technology is driving a shift in medical imaging, from big machines to personalized care at the bedside, according to a May 25 talk by Jonathan Rothberg, PhD, at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine meeting. Read More
Chest x-ray may predict risk of hospitalization in COVID-19
May 25, 2021 -- A single outpatient chest x-ray may be all it takes for an artificial intelligence algorithm to tell physicians which COVID-19 patients will likely need hospitalization and supplemental oxygen, according to a study published online May 21 in Academic Medicine. Read More
AI can spot overlooked IVC filters on radiography exams
May 25, 2021 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can be used to identify forgotten inferior vena cava (IVC) filters on radiography exams, according to research presented at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
AI boosts imaging clinical decision-support software
May 24, 2021 -- The utility of imaging clinical decision-support software can be enhanced by integrating artificial intelligence (AI), according to research presented May 24 at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
Ultrasound AI model can help evaluate chronic kidney disease
May 24, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI)-based analysis of kidney ultrasound studies could serve as a first-line method for evaluating patients with chronic kidney disease, according to research published online May 24 in JAMA Network Open. Read More
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Top 10 questions to ask when buying radiology AI software
Top 10 questions to ask when buying radiology AI software

What issues should you consider when buying artificial intelligence (AI) software for radiology? A multinational team of authors has produced new guidelines -- including a list of top 10 questions to ask -- aimed at helping guide prospective purchasers. Learn more