Incidental Pulmonary embolism


Aidoc’s Incidental Pulmonary Embolism algorithm is a triage and notification software that flags and communicates suspected positive findings of pulmonary embolism and runs automatically on contrast enhanced CT protocols that include any part of the lungs.
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Last updated: Sept. 1, 2021
Product name Incidental Pulmonary embolism
Company Aidoc
Subspeciality Chest
Modality CT
Disease targeted pulmonary embolism
Key-features Triage tool, workflow improvement
Suggested use Triage/prioritization of medical images
Data characteristics
Population Contrast-enhanced CTs
Input Contrast CT, GE or Siemens acquired
Input format DICOM
Output flagging and communication of positive suspected findings
Output format Annotated images: DICOM SC or overlay Prioritization notification: own application, HL7, API, bespoke integration
Integration Integration in standard reading environment (PACS), Integration RIS (Radiological Information System)
Deployment Hybrid solution
Trigger for analysis Automatically, right after the image acquisition
Processing time 1 - 10 minutes
Certified, Class I , MDD
510(k) cleared, Class II
Market presence
On market since 10-2020
Distribution channels Philips, Eureka Clinical AI, Nuance, Fujifilm, Change Healthcare, GE Edison
Countries present (clinical, non-research use) 14
Paying clinical customers (institutes) Over 500
Research/test users (institutes) 20-30
Pricing model Subscription
Based on Total imaging volume
Peer reviewed papers on performance
Non-peer reviewed papers on performance

  • Abstract: Use of a Machine Learning Algorithm to Detect Incidental Pulmonary Embolus (read)

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