AI shows high accuracy for detecting COVID-19 on CT
March 16, 2020 -- A newly developed artificial intelligence (AI)-based system is highly accurate for detecting the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on thoracic CT studies, according to research published online March 13 on arXiv.org. It can also quantify and track disease burden.  Discuss
Can YouTube videos enhance radiology AI performance?
March 13, 2020 -- Pretraining deep-learning models with YouTube video clips can significantly increase the performance of these algorithms in certain radiology applications and help to overcome the challenge of assembling adequate training datasets, according to research published online March 3 in Scientific Reports.

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AI predicts final infarct lesion for stroke on MRI
March 12, 2020 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can predict -- based on baseline MRI and prior to intervention -- the final infarct lesions in patients with acute ischemic stroke, according to research published online March 12 in JAMA Network Open. It can even outperform current clinical prediction methods.  Discuss
AI can help diagnose bipolar disorder on MRI exams
March 11, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI)-based analysis of neuroimaging and neurocognitive measures shows promise as a tool for diagnosing bipolar disorder, according to a small proof-of-concept study published online February 26 in the Asian Journal of Psychiatry.  Discuss
AI can accurately quantify emphysema on CT
March 9, 2020 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm can provide fully automated quantification of emphysema, offering potential as a tool for image-based diagnosis and quantification of emphysema severity, according to research published online March 4 in the American Journal of Roentgenology.  Discuss
AI + radiologist offers highest mammography accuracy
March 6, 2020 -- The combination of multiple artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms working alongside a human reader showed the best performance for interpreting screening mammograms in a new study, published online March 2 in JAMA Network Open.  Discuss
AI unlocks screening potential of body CT exams
March 5, 2020 -- Artificial intelligence (AI)-based assessment of body composition biomarkers on abdominal CT exams can more accurately stratify risk for future serious adverse events or death in asymptomatic patients than traditional clinical parameters, according to research published online March 2 in Lancet Digital Health.  Discuss
TeraRecon acquired by AI group SymphonyAI
March 4, 2020 -- Advanced visualization and artificial intelligence (AI) software developer TeraRecon has been acquired by SymphonyAI, a group of business-to-business AI companies that operate in a variety of industries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.  Discuss
From lab to clinic: How AI can help
March 3, 2020 -- Clinical trials are an important checkpoint in moving therapies from the lab to the clinic, and artificial intelligence (AI) software can help researchers and clinicians reach their goals in several ways, according to a new article by U.K. market research firm Signify Research.  Discuss
FDA recognizes AI-based image acquisition software
February 28, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) created a new regulatory classification for artificial intelligence (AI)-guided image acquisition and optimization software earlier in February when it cleared a new AI-based echocardiography acquisition application. An FDA representative detailed the new rule in a talk Wednesday at a public workshop.  Discuss
Special Feature
Video from RSNA 2019: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology
Video from RSNA 2019: Dr. Paul Chang on AI and radiology

Dr. Paul Chang of the University of Chicago shares his views on how recent changes in artificial intelligence promise to reshape medical imaging. Learn more

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