AI Blog

Welcome to the blog on Artificial Intelligence of
the European Society of Radiology

This blog aims at bringing educational and critical perspectives on AI to readers. It should help imaging professionals to learn and keep up to date with the technologies being developed in this rapidly evolving field.

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Radiomics of liver MRI predict metastases in mice

This study aimed to investigate whether any texture features show a correlation with intrahepatic tumor growth before the metastasis is visible to the human eye. For the purposes of the study, eight mice were injected intraportally with syngeneic MC-38 colon cancer cells and two mice were injected with phosphate-buffered saline (sham controls). Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and texture analysis were

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Comparing computer- and human-extracted imaging phenotypes

This retrospective study sought to investigate if computer-extracted magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) phenotypes of breast cancer could replicate human-extracted size and Breast Imaging-Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) imaging phenotypes using MRI data from The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project of the National Cancer Institute. Upon obtaining the results, it was possible to conclude that quantitative radiomics of breast cancer may replicate human-extracted tumour size

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Demystification of AI-driven Medical Image Interpretation

This article provides an overview of the history of AI methods for radiological image analysis with the aim to deliver a context for the latest developments. The functioning, strengths and limitations of more classical methods and the more recent Deep Learning techniques are reviewed. In order to highlight the potential of AI in radiology, but also the constraints of certain AI

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How will Artificial Intelligence impact the field of radiology?

The topic of artificial intelligence (AI) has become one of the main points of discussion in the field of radiology and medicine. Through discussions on various cases of the use of AI in healthcare, the importance of training radiologists in emerging technologies, and potential threats to jobs, the authors develop an overall picture of how AI fits into the current

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Medical imaging AI: the bubble will break in 2-3 years

The buzz around artificial intelligence (AI) in medical imaging has turned into a boom, which is turning into a bubble. When the bubble breaks, start-ups better have a solid sales strategy, according to leading Spanish researcher in quantification. Deepening gap between funding and profit Funding in start-ups who develop AI for medical imaging is increasingly moving away from actual value

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Ethical and regulatory issues regarding artificial intelligence in medicine

Worldwide interest in artificial intelligence (AI) applications is growing rapidly. In medicine, devices based on machine/deep learning have proliferated, especially for image analysis, presaging new significant challenges for the utility of AI in healthcare. This inevitably raises numerous legal and ethical questions. In this paper, the authors analyse the state of AI regulation in the context of medical device development,

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