AI Cardiology

AI Finds Hidden Atrial Fibrillation in Subtle Beats of the Heart

Released on August 22, 2019

Atrial fibrillation, the fleeting arrhythmia of the heart, is hard to catch. Elusive and intermittent, it’s often overlooked during a seconds-long electrocardiogram …

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AI MedTech

You and Artificial Intelligence

Released on August 21, 2019

Medical devices are getting smarter. Contracting executives will have to do the same…

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AI Surgery

With brain trauma, surgeons don’t always know if an operation will help. Could AI change that?

Released on August 14, 2019

AI is nearing clinical use in many arenas, from detecting cancer in lung scans and a stroke from brain CT images to providing early warning of sepsis or kidney failure…

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AI Healthcare

Payers can use AI to transform customer experience if they get their data together first

Released on August 12, 2019

Could AI power chatbots that answer members’ questions about anything from doctors to deductibles to dieting – reducing their call-center costs?

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AI Healthcare

NHS to establish national AI laboratory

Released on August 8, 2019

Health secretary Matt Hancock has announced that £250 million will be spent on boosting the role of artificial intelligence within the NHS in England…

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AI Healthcare Start-Up

Healthcare AI funding hits new high as sector matures

Released on August 7, 2019

Startups using artificial intelligence to improve healthcare raised a record amount of money in the second quarter…

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Saykara wants to reduce physician burnout with its AI voice assistant

Released on August 7, 2019

Seattle-based startup Saykara was founded to ease the documentation process for clinicians using AI-based voice recognition program that can be used…

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AI Digital Health Funding

London-based Babylon Health raises $550 million megaround

Released on August 5, 2019

Babylon Health, a London-based company which uses AI technology to diagnose potential health issues, has raised …

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AI Neuro

Medtronic forays further into artificial intelligence

Released on August 2, 2019

In diabetes, Medtronic’s efforts in machine learning and artificial intelligence has been well documented with its joint launch with IBM of the virtual diabetes assistant Sugar.IQ…

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AI Digital Health Healthcare

Autonomous AI Device Receives Historic CPT Code

Released on August 1, 2019

A major barrier to the widespread use of digital therapeutics (DTx) is the limitation or lack of reimbursement by public and private insurance providers…

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AI Robotics

Qualcomm exec doubles down on the power of 5G and AI at the edge

Released on August 1, 2019

Kishore Chakravadhanula, Qualcomm’s product manager for robotics, believes that 5G is the connective fabric that’s going to radically change the landscape for AI…

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AI Digital Health

DeepMind’s AI predicts kidney injury up to 48 hours before it happens

Released on July 31, 2019

There’s encouraging news on this front, courtesy Google parent firm Alphabet’s DeepMind. The U.K.-based AI research firm said it’s made progress toward automated systems addressing the…

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