Imaging Wire #372
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Artificial Intelligence November 22, 2021
Viz.ai’s Care Coordination Expansion November 22, 2021
Viz.ai advanced its care coordination strategy last week, launching new Pulmonary Embolism and Aortic Disease modules, and unveiling its forthcoming Viz ANX cerebral aneurysm module.
CT Scanners November 18, 2021
Siemens’ Healthineers Hardware Evolution November 18, 2021
Siemens Healthineers’ Shape 22 pre-RSNA event featured a pair of ambitious hardware announcements that stand to expand what can be done with CT exams and where MRIs can be performed.
Artificial Intelligence November 15, 2021
Right Diagnoses, Wrong Reasons November 15, 2021
An AJR study shared new evidence of how X-ray image labels influence deep learning decision making, while revealing one way developers can address this issue.
MR Scanners November 29, 2021
Philips’ RSNA MRIs November 29, 2021
After two straight solution-centric RSNAs, Philips’ RSNA 2021 booth will be headlined by a pair of new MR systems (plus some MR solutions) and a major focus on operational efficiency.
Artificial Intelligence November 11, 2021
UCSF Automates CAC Scoring November 11, 2021
UCSF is now using AI to automatically screen all of its routine non-contrast chest CTs for elevated coronary artery calcium scores (CAC scores), representing a major milestone for an AI use case that was previously limited to academic studies and future business strategies. UCSF’s Deployment – UCSF becomes the first medical center to deploy the […]
Imaging Policy & Legislation November 8, 2021
The MARCA Divide November 8, 2021
The American College of Radiology might have a neutral stance on the Medicare Access to Radiology Care Act (MARCA), but a new survey confirmed that most ACR members are far from neutral about non-physicians’ role in radiology.
Prostate Cancer Imaging November 4, 2021
The PSMA PET/CT + mpMRI PCa Effect November 4, 2021
New research suggests that 68Ga-PSMA PET/CT and mpMRI might be particularly effective if used together early in the prostate cancer diagnostic process.
Cardiac Imaging November 1, 2021
Chest Pain Imaging Guidance November 1, 2021
If it seemed like coronary imaging folks were more excited than usual last week, it’s because the AHA/ACC’s long-awaited chest pain guidelines just set the stage for a lot more imaging.
Artificial Intelligence October 28, 2021
The False Hope of Explainable AI October 28, 2021
Explainable AI might do more harm than good in the short-term, and AI stakeholders might be better off increasing their focus on validation.
Artificial Intelligence October 25, 2021
ImageBiopsy Lab & UCB’s AI Alliance October 25, 2021
Global pharmaceutical company UCB recently licensed its osteoporosis AI technology to MSK AI startup ImageBiopsy Lab.
Imaging Centers October 21, 2021
Growing with Desert Radiology October 21, 2021
Desert Radiology executive Matt Grimes details the radiology group’s operational and growth strategy.
Artificial Intelligence October 18, 2021
Who Owns AI Evaluation and Monitoring? October 18, 2021
Imaging AI evaluation and monitoring just became even hotter topics, following a particularly revealing Twitter thread and a pair of interesting new papers. Rads Don’t Work for AI – A Mayo Clinic Florida neuroradiologist took his case to Twitter after an FDA-approved AI tool missed 6 of 7 hemorrhages in a single shift and he […]
Informatics October 14, 2021
Intelerad Acquires Ambra October 14, 2021
Intelerad just got a whole lot bigger, acquiring Ambra Health to create one of the industry’s most comprehensive image management companies.
Population Health October 11, 2021
The Diagnostic Gap October 11, 2021
The Lancet Commission on Diagnostics just put a spotlight on the developing world’s alarmingly low access to diagnostics.
Artificial Intelligence October 7, 2021
Aidoc & Riverain’s Platform Partnership October 7, 2021
Aidoc and Riverain Technologies announced a new partnership that will make Riverain’s ClearRead CT and ClearRead Xray solutions available on the Aidoc platform.
CT Scanners October 4, 2021
Siemens’ First Photon-Counting CT October 4, 2021
Siemens Healthineers’ NAEOTOM Alpha just became the first FDA-cleared photon-counting CT scanner, representing the biggest improvement to CT imaging in nearly a decade.
Imaging Centers September 30, 2021
Intermountain’s Imaging Centers September 30, 2021
Intermountain Healthcare expanded into outpatient imaging with the launch of its new imaging center subsidiary, Tellica Imaging.
Ultrasound September 27, 2021
GE Acquires BK Medical September 27, 2021
GE Healthcare’s ultrasound portfolio became a lot more diverse with its acquisition of surgical ultrasound company BK Medical.
Cardiac Imaging September 23, 2021
Silent Atherosclerosis September 23, 2021
A new study revealed a surprisingly high prevalence of “silent” coronary artery atherosclerosis in the general population.
Lung Cancer Screening September 20, 2021
Volpara’s Lung Cancer Push September 20, 2021
Volpara Health took a big step into the lung cancer AI segment, launching partnerships with Riverain Technologies and RevealDx.
Artificial Intelligence September 16, 2021
Aidoc and Subtle Medical’s End-to-End Alliance September 16, 2021
Aidoc and Subtle Medical launched an interesting new partnership that will make Subtle’s software available on the Aidoc AI platform.