The PACSman eyes the AI revolution
November 28, 2018 -- CHICAGO - The revolution in artificial intelligence (AI) is here, with even more AI technology on display at RSNA 2018 than at last year's meeting. But there's plenty of hype around AI in the halls of McCormick Place -- and that hasn't escaped the critical eye of Michael J. Cannavo, aka the PACSman.  Discuss
CAD helps less-experienced rads diagnose thyroid cancer
November 28, 2018 -- CHICAGO - Computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) technology helps radiologists of different experience levels better identify malignant thyroid nodules on ultrasound images, according to research presented on Monday at the RSNA meeting.  Discuss
Deep-learning algorithms need real-world testing
November 27, 2018 -- CHICAGO - Although they may yield impressive performances on carefully selected datasets, artificial intelligence algorithms need to be tested on real-world cases prior to being deployed in clinical practice, according to research presented on Tuesday at the RSNA meeting.  Discuss
Siemens releases new MRI, AI for CT, and x-ray systems at RSNA
November 27, 2018 -- CHICAGO - Siemens Healthineers is debuting a range of new products at this week's RSNA 2018 meeting, including new MRI scanners based on its BioMatrix technology, artificial intelligence (AI) for CT, and new x-ray systems.  Discuss
AI could thwart -- and enable -- imaging cyberattacks
November 27, 2018 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms may help prevent cyberattacks on medical imaging equipment, but they could also be used to alter images in a manner that would be difficult for radiologists to detect, according to research being presented this week at RSNA 2018 in Chicago.  Discuss
New AI platform, CT scanner pace GE launches at RSNA 2018
November 27, 2018 -- CHICAGO - GE Healthcare is launching a new artificial intelligence (AI) platform called Edison at this week's RSNA 2018 meeting. Other major product launches include a new CT scanner family, a new series of nuclear medicine systems, and workflow tools for MRI, x-ray, and other modalities.  Discuss
Video from RSNA 2018: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology
November 26, 2018 -- CHICAGO - In what's become an annual tradition, we talk to Dr. Paul Chang of the University of Chicago for his opinions on the changing relationship between artificial intelligence and radiology.  Discuss
Philips shows new MRI, AI technologies at RSNA 2018
November 26, 2018 -- CHICAGO - Philips Healthcare is launching a variety of new imaging technologies at this week's RSNA 2018 meeting, including an MRI scanner that dramatically cuts helium use and an updated platform designed to foster the development of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms.  Discuss
AI may help in fight against gadolinium deposition
November 26, 2018 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm could enable diagnostic-quality MR images to be produced using a fraction of the typical dose of a gadolinium-based contrast agent, according to research presented on Monday at RSNA 2018 in Chicago.  Discuss
Live from RSNA 2018: AI and interoperability
November 25, 2018 -- CHICAGO - In this live video from RSNA 2018, Dr. Tessa Cook, PhD, of the University of Pennsylvania discusses how important it is to make new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) work within a radiologist's normal workflow for them to succeed.  Discuss