TAG ARCHIVE

POSTS TAGGED AS computational medicine

AI in Predicting Kidney Disease

November 5, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney disease
“. . . Alphabet’s artificial intelligence lab DeepMind showed progress toward that kind of disease prediction, starting with a [MORE]

Digital Medicine

July 30, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical digital enterprise
This is an extensive piece on digital medicine, from pathology to security and regulatory issues, and what they [MORE]

MR-Linac for Radiation Therapy

July 25, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

MR-Linac
Mrs. Rose Lee is not well remembered in the history of radiation oncology, perhaps because she was the first patient [MORE]

AI, Automation, and Medical Imaging

July 4, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

CAT Scan Liver Cancer
In an international competition to develop machine learning applications for low-dose CT imaging, researchers at China’s Tsinghau [MORE]

Wearable Vest Locates Aberrant Heart Beats

March 28, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medtronic CardioInsight Vest
Heart patients with transient arrhythmias present a problem for diagnosis: if they do not have an arrhythmia when [MORE]

A Clinic for the Future

March 7, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Forward Medical Clinic
“Forward” is the name of a San Francisco startup which has some interesting concepts about the doctor’s office [MORE]

“Deep Mind” Artificial Intelligence Sci-Fi

July 26, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Google Deep Mind
Two years ago, Google acquired the British artificial intelligence company “Deep Mind Technologies” and hopes to use it [MORE]

Automating Artificial Intelligence

July 19, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robot Conversation
“. . . imagine yourself sitting on a couch, conversing with an artificially intelligent psychotherapist who interacts with you [MORE]

“Doc Watson” Building a Practice

July 12, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

IBM Watson Health
Noting that about a third of US health care expenditures (i.e. $1T of $3T) is inadequate, unnecessary, uncoordinated [MORE]

Optical Data Transfer at 1.124 Terabytes Per Second

March 29, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Comcast cable subscribers supposedly receive internet transmission speeds of between 105 and 150 mbps (i.e. megabites/second). Verizon Fios has the [MORE]

Highly Secure Active RFID Tags

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

RFID Chip
Hospitals are major consumers of RFID tags for supply chain management, but these electronic tags also serve as real [MORE]

An Automated “Radiologist” Named Avicenna

March 1, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Avicenna Software
IBM is placing a big bet that computational medicine will be the fulcrum between the digital patient and the [MORE]

IBM’s “Watson” on Duty at Sloane-Kettering

July 16, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

ROBOT DIAGNOSIS
There is no substitute in medicine for the astute physician, assuming he or she is mentally and physically alert.  [MORE]

IBM’s “Watson” on Duty at Sloane-Kettering

May 28, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Robots Diagnosing
There is no substitute in medicine for the astute physician, assuming he or she is mentally and physically alert.  [MORE]