AI for Radiology

Source: Business Insider, Nov 2016

The goal is for the technology to quickly scan medical images and prioritize abnormal results, allowing doctors to spend their time on the more difficult cases. The machines would also provide a check on human error.

Watson Health Imaging is building a “peer review” tool that pulls together data from electronic medical records data, as well as imaging reports, to make sure that patients with aortic stenosis get the priority attention they need, quickly.

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