Study: AI helps pinpoint severity of Parkinson's disease
June 16, 2021 -- Researchers from the University of Córdoba in Spain have found that artificial intelligence (AI)-based analysis of 3D SPECT exams can help physicians to determine a patient's stage of Parkinson's disease. Read More
What does the future hold now for low-field MRI systems?
June 8, 2021 -- Low-field MRI is a highly promising area, and by changing your mindset and nurturing an interest in going lower in terms of field strength, you can embrace different challenges and achieve success, says Swiss expert Mathieu Sarracanie, PhD, in an exclusive interview. Read More
Italian AI team determines COVID-19 risk on lung ultrasound
June 3, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) researchers from Italy have used deep-learning algorithms to automatically provide risk scores on lung ultrasound exams in COVID-19 patients. They published their results online on 27 May. Read More
How does AI promise to shape the future of medical physics?
May 28, 2021 -- Much has been said about the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) on radiology, but AI also looks set to transform medical physics. This interview with Irina Grigorescu of King's College London focuses on how AI can eventually become part of standard clinical practice. Read More
Solís: Commit to AI and radiology can secure future gains
May 24, 2021 -- Radiology must not be passive when it comes to artificial intelligence (AI), and it's vital to fight to implement advances in an ethical and professional way. That's the view of Dr. Pablo Valdés Solís, who gave the second part of his AI masterclass at the Spanish Society of Medical Radiology congress on 20 May. Read More
Be creative and innovative when it comes to AI, Solís urges
May 21, 2021 -- Radiology needs creativity and innovation to survive in the era of artificial intelligence (AI), but the first step is to ensure all procedures are clearly defined and the flow of information is well delineated in a department, said Dr. Pablo Valdés Solís at the opening session of the Spanish Society of Medical Radiology congress on 19 May. Read More
Swedish group investigates how AI can enhance breast screening
May 20, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI) has drawn significant interest lately for its potential to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of breast cancer screening programs. Researchers from Sweden are putting that idea to the test in a large randomized prospective trial that will enroll 100,000 women. Read More
Latest analysis from global survey provides window into AI's future
May 13, 2021 -- The second part of an international survey of over 1,000 radiologists and residents about artificial intelligence (AI) in imaging has shown that nearly 80% of respondents want the subspecialty to be included in residency training. The survey shines a light on what role AI is expected to have in the future and the perceived hurdles to its implementation. Read More
Germans support AI plus CT to boost prediction of major coronary events
May 10, 2021 -- The use of artificial intelligence (AI) and coronary CT angiography to assess cardiovascular health can improve clinicians' ability to predict a patient's risk of future adverse events like unstable angina, researchers from Stuttgart have found. Read More
Novel research from Spain underlines potential of breast AI
May 7, 2021 -- A study of nearly 16,000 women has shown an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can sharply reduce radiologist workload for screening mammography and digital breast tomosynthesis exams without having a major impact on sensitivity. Read More