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Jul 5 2018 | Precision Health 2018 | Posted In: News
Precision Health is a fundamental shift to more proactive and personalized health care that empowers people to lead healthy lives. It is in this spirit of possibility and promise that Stanford Medicine hosted the sixth year of this conference in 2018, bringing together international researchers and leaders from academia, health care, government, and industry to develop actionable steps for improving human health. Matthew Lungren, MD, MPH, assistant professor of radiology (pediatric radiology) at Stanford, was interviewed at the Big Data in Precision Health conference.
May 29 2018 | MURA | Posted In: News
What is MURA?   MURA (musculoskeletal radiographs) is a large dataset of bone X-rays. Algorithms are tasked with determining whether an X-ray study is normal or abnormal.
The article explores the emerging role of AI in the hospital setting, the risk of physicians being replaced and provides research on perspectives from medical professionals and AI experts  
The combination of machine learning and radiomics can predict the molecular subtypes of medulloblastoma, paving the way for early diagnosis and better treatment of this common cancerous pediatric brain tumor, according to research presented last week at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) meeting in San Francisco.