Incidental Pulmonary embolism


Aidoc’s Incidental Pulmonary Embolism (PE) algorithm detects and prioritizes iPE on CT scans with the aim to speed identification, triage, and treatment. The algorithm runs automatically on contrast enhanced CT protocols that include any part of the lungs.
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Last updated: Jan. 21, 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 Less than 5 minutes
Certified, Class I , MDD
510(k) cleared, Class II
Market presence
On market since 10-2020
Distribution channels
Countries present (clinical, non-research use) 10
Paying clinical customers (institutes)
Research/test users (institutes)
Pricing model Subscription
Based on Total imaging volume
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Non-peer reviewed papers on performance
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