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AI & Medical Imaging: The Ethical Issues, Pt. 1

AI & Medical Imaging: The Ethical Issues, Pt. 1

November 30th 2020

RSNA

What’s critical, and what radiologists can do.

With Forearm Fracture in Women, Suspect Domestic Violence

With Forearm Fracture in Women, Suspect Domestic Violence

November 30th 2020

RSNA

Radiologists have the opportunity to identify women suffering intimate partner violence by detecting a specific type of forearm fracture.

Using AI Can Help Diagnose Tuberculosis on a Smartphone

Using AI Can Help Diagnose Tuberculosis on a Smartphone

November 30th 2020

RSNA

Applying a deep-learning model to a photograph of a chest X-ray can help providers in resource-poor areas diagnose the disease.

Deep Learning Model Outperforms Traditional Breast Cancer Risk Assessment

Deep Learning Model Outperforms Traditional Breast Cancer Risk Assessment

November 30th 2020

RSNA

A model that uses biomarkers pulled from a woman’s mammogram does produce a more accurate breast cancer risk assessment.

Cooking with Wood? Smoke Pollutants Could Make It Harder to Breathe

Cooking with Wood? Smoke Pollutants Could Make It Harder to Breathe

November 25th 2020

RSNA

CT scans reveal impaired lung function in individuals who use biomass, such as wood or wildfires, to cook.

Anxiety Goes Beyond Stress – It Can Speed Up Alzheimer’s

Anxiety Goes Beyond Stress – It Can Speed Up Alzheimer’s

November 24th 2020

RSNA

Brain MRI scans reveal that anxiety is independently associated with a faster progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s disease.

CT, MRI Show Weaker Bones in Teens Post-Weight Loss Surgery

CT, MRI Show Weaker Bones in Teens Post-Weight Loss Surgery

November 24th 2020

RSNA

Images reveal that adolescents experienced a loss in volumetric bone mineral density after sleeve gastrectomy and extreme weight loss.

3D Printed Nasal Swabs as Effective as Flocked Swabs in Diagnosing COVID-19

3D Printed Nasal Swabs as Effective as Flocked Swabs in Diagnosing COVID-19

November 23rd 2020

RSNA

Swabs created with a 3D printer produce virtually identical diagnostic results, effectively addressing the shortage of nasopharyngeal swabs.

Eye Exam Plus AI Could Replace Advanced Imaging in Parkinson’s Detection

Eye Exam Plus AI Could Replace Advanced Imaging in Parkinson’s Detection

November 23rd 2020

RSNA

Basic photographs paired with AI technique can pick up on retinal changes that are early signs of the progressive central nervous system disorder.

Hypertension, Diabetes Increase Risk of COVID-19 Neurological Complications

Hypertension, Diabetes Increase Risk of COVID-19 Neurological Complications

November 18th 2020

RSNA

Approximately half of all patients who experience stroke, brain bleeds, or blocked blood vessels, identified on MRI or head CT in this study, had high blood pressure or type 2 diabetes.