We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. This includes personalizing content and advertising. To learn more, click here. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies. Cookie Policy.

Features Partner Sites Information LinkXpress
Sign In
Advertise with Us

Download Mobile App





Bayer Demonstrates New Suite of Digital Radiology AI-Enabled Applications at ECR 2022

By MedImaging International staff writers
Posted on 12 Jul 2022
Print article
Image: Calantic Digital Solutions delivers access to AI-enabled programs for medical imaging (Photo courtesy of Bayer)
Image: Calantic Digital Solutions delivers access to AI-enabled programs for medical imaging (Photo courtesy of Bayer)

Bayer (Leverkusen, Germany) demonstrated its recently-launched suite of digital radiology AI-enabled applications at the on-site European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in Vienna. Bayer has launched its new platform at a time when chronic diseases are on the rise, increasing the demand for medical imaging. With radiology’s increasing complexity, including a five-fold jump in the number of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) images produced per scan, to meet workload demands, an average radiologist in some cases would need to interpret one image every three-four seconds in an eight-hour workday. Exacerbating this situation is a shortage of radiologists. Time pressure and workload contribute to the prevalence of burn-out among radiologists. In addition, data show the rate of diagnostic errors rises with long hours of overtime. Digital technologies can help manage the mounting workload of radiologists and their teams, ultimately striving to improve patient care.

At ECR 2022, Bayer demonstrated its Calantic Digital Solutions – the company’s new platform delivering access to digital applications, including artificial intelligence (AI) enabled programs for medical imaging. Calantic Digital Solutions is a suite of digital radiology AI-enabled applications which assist radiologists and their teams at critical steps within a patient’s treatment journey. The vendor-neutral, cloud-hosted platform includes a growing number of applications designed to aid in prioritization, lesion detection and quantification, as well as apps that automate routine tasks and measurements, improve the radiology suites’ workflow, and free up time for radiologists and their teams. The offering is orchestrated by body region and procedure, initially focusing on thoracic and neurological diseases, such as pulmonary nodule detection and triage of potential intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and large vessel occlusions (LVO). ICH and LVO can be associated with stroke. More disease-specific application packages will be added moving forward.

“As a leader in key Radiology areas and building on our deep medical understanding across a multitude of diagnostic and therapeutic areas, Calantic Digital Solutions underlines our commitment to continue accelerating innovation for the benefit of patients and their physicians”, said Gerd Krueger, Head of Radiology, Bayer Pharmaceuticals. “With Calantic Digital Solutions, we are entering the fastest growing segment in the radiology market and taking the next step on our way from a product provider to a solution provider, following our mission to provide an ecosystem of third-party and Bayer products to deliver state-of-the art disease-oriented solutions for radiologists and their teams.”

Related Links:
Bayer 


Print article
Sun Nuclear -    Mirion
CIRS -  MIRION

Channels

Radiography

view channel
Image: The FDA has cleared the CSA system with Dynamic Digital Radiography (Photo courtesy of 20/20 Imaging)

Advanced Digital X-Ray System Allows Clinicians to Capture and Visualize Anatomy in Motion

Dynamic Digital Radiography (DDR) is a revolutionary X-ray technology that enables the visualization of anatomy in motion, so clinicians can interpret the dynamic interaction of anatomical structures,... Read more

Ultrasound

view channel
Image: EG-740UT ultrasound endoscope combined with ARIETTA 850 provides outstanding ultrasound image quality (Photo courtesy of FUJIFILM)

Next-Gen Ultrasound Endoscope Enables Complex Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures

Endoscopic ultrasound is a specialist procedure performed utilizing an endoscope equipped with an ultrasonic transducer which emits and receives ultrasonic waves within the gastrointestinal tract, such... Read more

General/Advanced Imaging

view channel
Image: New guidance standardizes care for patients presenting with acute chest pain in the ED (Photo courtesy of Pexels)

New Guidance Recommends Coronary CTA as First-Line Test when Treating Acute Chest Pain in ED

Diagnosis and triage of emergency department (ED) patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS) consume a large and increasing amount of healthcare resources. ED overcrowding is associated with... Read more

Imaging IT

view channel
Illustration

Global AI in Medical Diagnostics Market to Be Driven by Demand for Image Recognition in Radiology

The global artificial intelligence (AI) in medical diagnostics market is expanding with early disease detection being one of its key applications and image recognition becoming a compelling consumer proposition... Read more
Copyright © 2000-2022 Globetech Media. All rights reserved.