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Informatics December 2, 2021

Visage Adds Videos December 2, 2021

Visage Imaging now allows radiologists to create and distribute video reports from the Visage 7 platform, representing an interesting milestone for radiology patient engagement and multimedia reporting.

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 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.

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.

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