Tag Archives: Medicine

University of Rochester Medicine works to validate AI use in radiology

Two vendor organizations and a provider organization are among the first to use a radiology industry group’s approach to test the performance of AI solutions. The testing program, started by the American College of Radiology, is its DSI-ASSESS-AI registry. It aims to test the use of artificial intelligence in providing clinical care. The program is… Read More »

Reliance on “YouTube Medicine” May Be Dangerous for Those Concerned About Prostate Cancer – PRNewswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The most popular YouTube videos on prostate cancer often offer misleading or biased medical information that poses potential health risks to patients, an analysis of the social media platform shows. Led by researchers at NYU School of Medicine and its Perlmutter Cancer Center, the study of the 150 most-viewed… Read More »

Giving Back: FoodRx program embraces Food as Medicine

Some Minnesota medical providers are writing new kinds of prescriptions for patients battling chronic health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes. In an innovative twist, the state’s largest food bank, Second Harvest Heartland, is filling them. Medical staff at seven clinics are prescribing healthy food, and Second Harvest is handing needy patients boxes full… Read More »