Automated MR image segmentation enables AR use for surgeons
August 13, 2021 -- An automated MR image segmentation algorithm can generate 3D models of brain tumors that neurosurgeons can use for augmented reality (AR)-based viewing and surgical planning, according to research published in the Journal of Neurosurgery. Read More
Can virtual reality improve the patient experience in MRI?
August 12, 2021 -- Having patients wear virtual reality goggles during their MRI exams could go a long way toward reducing their anxiety and claustrophobia during the scans, according to a study published August 11 in Scientific Reports. Read More
Medical imaging AI market poised for strong growth
July 28, 2021 -- The world market for medical imaging artificial intelligence (AI) applications is projected to reach almost $1.2 billion by 2025, with a compound annual growth rate of 26%, according to a new report from Signify Research. Read More
3D liver segmentation detects fatty liver on cardiac CT
July 26, 2021 -- A 3D liver segmentation method can be utilized to rapidly diagnose and measure fatty liver on cardiac CT exams, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. Read More
Imaging aids in tween's tumor-induced jaw reconstruction
July 26, 2021 -- Imaging has helped diagnose and reconstruct an 11-year-old girl's lower jaw, which had eroded due to a growing benign tumor. The case report was published on July 9 in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases. Read More
Can body composition metrics foretell COVID-19 patient outcomes?
July 13, 2021 -- The body composition of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 as assessed on routine abdominal CT exams could help predict adverse outcomes, according to research published online July 9 in the International Journal of Obesity. Read More
Radiomics enables 'one-stop' test for lung cancer and heart disease
July 7, 2021 -- Radiomics analysis of low-dose CT lung screening exams can be used to stratify cardiovascular risk, creating a "one-stop" test for both lung cancer and heart disease, according to research published online June 30 in Academic Radiology. Read More
How radiomics delivers more personalized cancer treatment
June 24, 2021 -- Rose Higgins and Dr. Mimi Huizinga of HealthMyne detail the benefits of radiomics for facilitating personalized cancer treatment. Read More
AI classifies severity of Parkinson's on 3D SPECT
June 10, 2021 -- Artificial intelligence (AI)-based analysis of 3D SPECT exams can help physicians to determine a patient's stage of Parkinson's disease, according to research published online May 30 in Expert Systems and Applications. Read More
Algorithm provides accurate segmentation of pancreas on CT
June 7, 2021 -- Deep-learning algorithms can be used to provide automated and accurate segmentation of the pancreas on CT exams, according to research presented at the recent Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine annual meeting. Read More