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AI Has a Clinical Role, But Many Challenges Exist

AI Has a Clinical Role, But Many Challenges Exist

July 16th 2020

ECR

Artificial intelligence tools have many drawbacks and face many barriers to clinical implementation, and radiologists must pay close attention to how – and what kind of – data is used in models.

PSMA PET/CT Prompts Prostate Cancer Management Changes in 66 Percent of Patients With Recurrent Disease

PSMA PET/CT Prompts Prostate Cancer Management Changes in 66 Percent of Patients With Recurrent Disease

July 16th 2020

SNMMI

Using 18F-DCPyL PSMA PET/CT can pinpoint more cancers in men who have biochemical failure with initial treatment.

New MRI Approach Helps Assess Knee Osteoarthritis Progression

New MRI Approach Helps Assess Knee Osteoarthritis Progression

July 15th 2020

SNMMI

Using PET/MRI 18F NaF offers new functional measure for assessing degeneration of knee joints.

PET/MRI Can Specifically Pinpoint Chronic Pain Source

PET/MRI Can Specifically Pinpoint Chronic Pain Source

July 14th 2020

SNMMI

18F-FDG PET/MRI can identify pain generator locations, leading to changes in pain management.

Technology for Improving Productivity and Efficiency

Technology for Improving Productivity and Efficiency

July 1st 2020

SIIM

Konica Minolta leaders outline the challenges to – and discuss tech solutions for -- provider and IT productivity during SIIM2020.

Improving Incident Reporting: There’s an App for That

Improving Incident Reporting: There’s an App for That

June 30th 2020

SIIM

Internal reporting app, designed for radiologists, increased provider participation and captured incidents in a greater number of categories.

Mouse Clicks: Higher Number Means Slower Turnaround Time

Mouse Clicks: Higher Number Means Slower Turnaround Time

June 29th 2020

SIIM

Radiologists who use more mouse clicks to process radiographs have higher turnaround times.

Text and Picture Notes Improve Patient’s Understanding of Mammography Reports

Text and Picture Notes Improve Patient’s Understanding of Mammography Reports

June 28th 2020

SIIM

Patients rate mammogram reports with annotations as easier to comprehend.

AI Model Uses MRI To Identify Brain Lesions Causing Mass Effect

AI Model Uses MRI To Identify Brain Lesions Causing Mass Effect

June 28th 2020

SIIM

Convolutional neural network accurately identifies “mass effect” lesions in more than 50 disease entities.

When Using AI, Do Not Forget the Radiologist

When Using AI, Do Not Forget the Radiologist

June 27th 2020

SIIM

The industry should pay more attention to the interplay between providers and AI tools, says Elizabeth Krupinski, Ph.D., during SIIM 2020.