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
Radiomics enables 'one-stop' test for lung cancer and heart disease
July 7, 2021 -- Radiomics analysis of low-dose CT lung screening exams can be used to stratify cardiovascular risk, creating a "one-stop" test for both lung cancer and heart disease, according to research published online June 30 in Academic Radiology. Read More
How radiomics delivers more personalized cancer treatment
June 24, 2021 -- Rose Higgins and Dr. Mimi Huizinga of HealthMyne detail the benefits of radiomics for facilitating personalized cancer treatment. Read More
AI classifies severity of Parkinson's on 3D SPECT
June 10, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI)-based analysis of 3D SPECT exams can help physicians to determine a patient's stage of Parkinson's disease, according to research published online May 30 in Expert Systems and Applications. Read More
Algorithm provides accurate segmentation of pancreas on CT
June 7, 2021 -- Deep-learning algorithms can be used to provide automated and accurate segmentation of the pancreas on CT exams, according to research presented at the recent Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. 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
3D-printed device could improve chest x-ray imaging
May 27, 2021 -- Researchers from the U.S. National Institutes of Health have developed a small, 3D-printable device for portable chest x-ray systems that improves estimates of head-of-bed (HOB) angle, according to a talk during a May 26 session of the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More
AI enables noninvasive tumor pathology mapping on brain MRI
May 20, 2021 -- Machine-learning models trained using autopsy tissue samples are revealing new information on brain tumor pathology from MRI exams, according to a May 19 talk at the annual International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
AI, radiomics can predict cancer in lesions found on breast MRI
May 17, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) models trained on radiomics and clinical imaging findings can accurately detect cancer on breast MRI, according to a May 17 talk at the annual International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine meeting. Read More
Cloud computing poised to bolster clinical, research MRI
May 16, 2021 -- Although some key challenges remain, cloud computing can facilitate new clinical and research applications in MRI, according to a May 16 presentation at the annual meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Read More