Health Tech

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X-RAIS: The Third Eye

The health emergency underway worldwide has highlighted the need to strengthen the surveillance and care of the sick at home, to avoid hospital overcrowding. X-RAIS is an AI tool, which as a third eye supports radiologists during the reporting phase of radiological images. Within this context, we extended X-RAIS capabilities with ALFABETO (ALl FAster BEtter […]

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Databricks Spark

Healthcare Claim Reimbursement using Apache Spark

Here’s an interesting video on using Databricks to increase the efficiency of healthcare claim reimbursements.

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Robotics

Scientists Create the FIRST Living Robot

ColdFusion highlights a recent advancement in bio-engineering which created something entirely new. More information: Research Paper: https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2020/01/07/1910837117 GitHub Link: https://github.com/skriegman/reconfigurable_organisms

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Data IoT

Real Time Blood Sugar Monitoring

In this Data Point, Frank shares his fascination with a new health tech device that has changed the game for his health. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv.

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Future IoT

The Scanner That Could Save Lives

BBC Click visits a children’s hospital using a new low-cost portable ultrasound scanner and see the latest gadgets from Japan’s CEATEC expo.  

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Azure

Azure API for FHIR

Michael Hansen joins Scott Hanselman to explain what FHIR is and how to get started with FHIR on Azure. Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (or, FHIR) is a new standard for representing and exchanging healthcare data. Developed by the HL7 community to address problems with interoperability, pieces of healthcare data are represented as resources in FHIR […]

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Azure Cosmos DB: A competitive advantage for healthcare ISVs
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Is Cosmos DB a Competitive Advantage for Healthcare ISVs?

Here’s an interesting blog blost co-authored by Shweta Mishra and Vinil Menon, both of CitiusTech. CitiusTech is a specialist provider of healthcare technology services which helps its customers to accelerate innovation in healthcare.  CitiusTech used Azure Cosmos DB to simplify the real-time collection and movement of healthcare data from variety of sources in a secured […]

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AI Startups Statistics

How to Build a Biomedical Startup

Siraj Raval has built and open sourced an app called Dr Source, your personal medical question answering service! It uses a model called BioBERT trained on over 700K Q&As from PubMed, HealthTap, and other health related websites. He used Flutter to build an app around it and presents it to the world as a more […]

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AI Startups

How to Build a Healthcare Startup

In this video, the great and powerful Siraj Raval shows you how to build a healthcare startup with AI.

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Discharging a Patient Takes 174 Moving Parts. Can Machine Learning Help?
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Discharging a Patient Takes 174 Moving Parts. Can Machine Learning Help?

Here’s an interesting article on how machine learning can make our healthcare system more efficient and improve patient outcomes. Health system leaders, whom Mr. Garg has spoken with, estimate more than half of their patient visits are unscheduled, a problem that is not well-understood or analyzed by those outside of the health care industry. While […]

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