How should AI be used in breast ultrasound?
June 21, 2018 -- How can radiologists make the most of artificial intelligence (AI) software in breast ultrasound? By using the software concurrently during the interpretation process, according to research presented at the recent Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting.  Discuss
AI algorithm registers MRI scans in under 1 second
June 20, 2018 -- Researchers have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm capable of registering MRI scans roughly 1,000 times faster than standard methods can, according to a poster presentation at the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition event this week in Salt Lake City.  Discuss
Sodickson: ISMRM can play sheriff in AI's Wild West
June 19, 2018 -- The imaging artificial intelligence (AI) landscape is like the Wild West right now, but the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) can act as the sheriff, according to Dr. Daniel Sodickson, PhD, the society's president.  Discuss
Is artificial intelligence vulnerable to cyberattacks?
June 12, 2018 -- Medical imaging artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms could be vulnerable to special attacks designed to induce errors, and bad actors have both the opportunity and incentive to engage in these hard-to-detect attacks, according to research published recently on  Discuss
Deep learning accurately detects brain hemorrhage
June 7, 2018 -- A deep-learning algorithm can provide high sensitivity and specificity for detecting brain hemorrhage on noncontrast head CT studies, according to research presented last week at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting in National Harbor, MD.  Discuss
SIIM: AI can accurately detect cerebral microbleeds
June 4, 2018 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can automatically identify radiation-induced cerebral microbleeds on brain MRI scans with a high degree of sensitivity, according to research presented on Saturday at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting in National Harbor, MD.  Discuss
Live from SIIM 2018: From pen and ink to AI in radiology
June 1, 2018 -- What are some of the major trends in artificial intelligence (AI) and radiology at this week's Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting? Find out in this discussion between Dr. Curtis Langlotz, PhD, of Stanford University and Senior Editor Erik L. Ridley.  Discuss
FDA moves to reclassify CAD software to class II
June 1, 2018 -- Developers of image analysis software such as computer-aided detection (CAD) algorithms may soon have an easier regulatory path to market thanks to changes announced on Friday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which wants to move the products from the more-stringent class III category to class II.  Discuss
Live from SIIM 2018: AI and value-based healthcare
June 1, 2018 -- What will artificial intelligence's (AI) role be in a healthcare world dominated by value? Senior Editor Erik L. Ridley discusses this question with Dr. Bibb Allen Jr., chief medical officer of the American College of Radiology Data Science Institute, at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting.  Discuss
Live from SIIM 2018: Radiologists and patient engagement
May 31, 2018 -- What are the big issues in radiology imaging informatics being discussed at this week's Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) meeting in National Harbor, MD? SIIM Chair Paul Nagy, PhD, discusses topics such as patient engagement, artificial intelligence, and data management with Senior Editor Erik L. Ridley.  Discuss