AI reduces Missed Findings: Results from MGH Study

Chest radiography, also known as a chest X-ray (CXR), is a widely used imaging test for the screening, diagnosis, and monitoring of various cardiothoracic disorders. According to estimates, CXRs make up around 20% of all imaging exams, with millions of CXRs performed in the United States alone each year. Despite its widespread use, CXR interpretation […]

Blackford Analysis acquired by Bayer following sustained growth

Blackford Analysis, one of the leading strategic imaging Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform and solutions provider, today announced its acquisition by Bayer, a global life science company. Spun out from the University of Edinburgh in 2010 and still headquartered in the city, Blackford has a presence in the UK and US focused on providing healthcare providers […]

Philips will strengthen its partnership with the ESR

Following years of close collaboration, Philips will strengthen its partnership with the ESR at the European Congress of Radiology 2023, where it will take over an entire Congress floor. Level 2, to be named Philips@TheBlue Level at the 2023 meeting, will host the company alongside many of its most innovative products, services and partnerships. With this commitment, Philips will hold […]

Two university hospitals in France digitize pathology

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra recently signed a digital pathology contract with two French healthcare providers. The university hospitals in Montpellier and Nimes will now enhance their collaboration using Sectra’s solution. The digital pathology solution will also help reduce variation and increase efficiency, which in turn will provide patients with high diagnostic quality and […]

Using Articificial Intelligence to interpret Digital Breast Tomosynthesis – current performance and future perspectives

 By Dr. Michal Rosen-Zvi, Yoel Shoshan & Dr. Lisa Mullen   Over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in the development of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies applied to cancer detection in breast imaging, as evidenced by the ever-increasing number of publications in the field.   Read More here: Breast Imaging AI DBT […]

New advances in interventional cardiology – the mobile Cath Lab from Ziehm

The worldwide ageing population, the rise of chronic health conditions and of the incidence in cardiovascular diseases are leading to an increase in the demand for interventional procedures and Operating Room (OR) utilization. For all these reasons it is becoming ever more necessary for surgical operations to be as efficient as possible, while of course […]