Information Technology

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for healthcare information technology (HIT) as it relates to cardiology reporting systems, cardiac PACS, electronic medical records, electronic health records, EMRs, EHRs, radiology PACS integration, clinical decision support, advaned imaging visualization, analytics software and cybersecurity.

RSNA and ACR to Collaborate on Landmark Medical 3D Printing Registry
News | Medical 3-D Printing | August 08, 2019

August 8, 2019 — The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) will...

Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 08, 2019

This is a quick video example of a cardiac computed tomography (CT) exam showing a Medtronic CoreValve transcatheter...

Cerner, Duke Clinical Research Institute Launch New Solution for Population Health Clinical Research
News | Population Health | August 07, 2019

August 7, 2019 — Cerner has announced the development of the Cerner Learning Health Network to help clinicians more...

Screen grab of facial scan from the app. Image courtesy of Kang Lee.

Screen grab of facial scan from the app. Image courtesy of Kang Lee.

News | Blood Pressure Monitor | August 06, 2019

August 6, 2019 — Blood...

Artificial Intelligence Improves Heart Attack Risk Assessment
News | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 06, 2019

August 6, 2019 — When used with a common heart scan, machine learning, a type of...

Dassault Systèmes, FDA Collaborating on 3-D Living Heart In Silico Clinical Trial
News | Simulators | August 01, 2019

August 1, 2019 — Dassault Systèmes announced the five-year extension of its collaboration with the U.S. Food and...

Artificial Intelligence Solution Improves Clinical Trial Recruitment

A nurse examines a patient in the Emergency Department of Cincinnati Children’s, where researchers successfully tested artificial intelligence-based technology to improve patient recruitment for clinical trials. Researchers report test results in the journal JMIR Medical Informatics. Image courtesy of Cincinnati Children’s.

News | Artificial Intelligence | July 31, 2019

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An example of AI-assisted automation developed by TomTec, where a deep learning algorithm automatically marks the myocardial borders and performs auto quantification This removes time consuming tasks to free up the operator to spend more time with patients and helps make exams more reproducible.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | July 26, 2019

Intelligent software solutions (aka...

Low Doses of Radiation Promote Cancer-capable Cells
News | Radiation Dose Management | July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019 — Low doses of radiation equivalent to three...

Johns Hopkins Named Qualified Provider-led Entity to Develop Criteria for Diagnostic Imaging
News | Clinical Decision Support | July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019 — On June 30, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the Johns Hopkins...

ASE 2019 virtual reality demonstration with TomTec which showed hot VR can be used to review complex 3-D anatomy and make more accurate measurements on cardiac imaging.

A virtual reality demonstration by TomTec, showing how VR can be used to review complex 3-D anatomy and make more accurate measurements on cardiac imaging.

Feature | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 10, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

Here is an overview of the hot topics and new technology trends in cardiovascular ultrasound from the 2019 American...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 10, 2019

This is an example of a cardiac echocardiography exam performed using an iPhone and the Butterfly IQ ultrasound...

360 Photos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | July 10, 2019

This 360 degree photo shows a basic, point-of-care cardiac echocardiogram being performed using a smartphone turned...

AI Algorithm Assists in Detection of Aortic Stenosis
News | Stethoscopes | July 08, 2019

July 8, 2019 — Berkeley, Calif.-based digital health company Eko unveiled an investigational...

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