computer-assisted diagnosis

computer-assisted diagnosis

Any use of computer algorithms to arrive at a clinical diagnosis. See Algorithm, Artificial intelligence, Cyberdoc, Expert system. Cf Computer-assisted therapeutics management.
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Satwant Kaur believes that in 2014, we will see great strides in computer-assisted diagnosis, particularly in regard to cancer.
Software built into the device allows the doctor to give computer-assisted diagnosis.
Computer-assisted diagnosis, also referred to as computer-aided detection or CAD, has been available as an accredited tool since the late 1990s.
To test this new automated computer-assisted diagnosis, the researchers of the University of Granada used SPECT and PET tomographies from three different databases.
Figure 5 shows the use of computer-assisted diagnosis and color mapping of enhancement patterns.
The chapters are gathered into 13 sections covering medical data and health information systems, standardization and classification systems in medicine, virtual reality applications in medicine, virtual learning environments in healthcare and biomedicine, computer-assisted diagnosis, data mining and medical decision making, current aspects of knowledge management in medicine, telemedicine and e-health services, image processing and archiving systems, signal processing techniques, use of new technologies in biomedicine, ergonomic and safety issues in computerized medical equipment, and health economics and health services research.
Diamond could become a key component in future management systems for PACS databases or computer-assisted diagnosis.
Several teams are working toward computer-assisted diagnosis of melanoma using different mathematical and analytical strategies.
To develop a system of computer-assisted diagnosis of breast cancer.
The study, "Using computer-assisted diagnosis (CAD - Computer Aided Detection) in the current practice of mammography screening programs," will compare the accuracy and cost effectiveness of conventional double reading to single reading with CAD for mammography screenings and will enroll 45,000 patients at six sites throughout Italy.
Lexicomp Online for Dentistry featuring VisualDx Oral gives dental professionals access to a comprehensive dental-specific pharmacology information from core Lexicomp databases and to VisualDx Oral, a state-of-the-art, computer-assisted diagnosis tool.

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