QP-Prostate

Quibim

QP-Prostate is a medical imaging software that aids the analysis of Prostate MRI. It is a modular platform based on a plug-in software architecture that provides the clinician quantitative information: calculation of diffusion (ADC) and perfusion (K trans, k ep , v e ) parametric maps, automatic prostate segmentation (AI) by regions and quantification of prostate volume. This quantitative information is compiled by the clinician in a prostate structured report template based on PI-RADS guidelines.
Product specifications Information source: Vendor
Last updated: June 11, 2021
General
Product name QP-Prostate
Company Quibim
Subspeciality Abdomen
Modality MR
Disease targeted Prostate cancer
Key-features ADC map, Ktrans map, k ep parametric map, v e parametric map, prostate volume, Arterial Input Function (AIF), prostate segmentation, Peripheral zone, Transitional zone, Seminal Vesicles, PI-RADS structured report.
Suggested use During: perception aid (prompting all abnormalities/results/heatmaps), interactive decision support (shows abnormalities/results only on demand), report suggestion
Data characteristics
Population Male adult population. Exclusion: patients with endorectal coil, radical prostatectomy or hip prosthesis.
Input Biparametric (T2+DWI and T2+DCE) or multiparametric (T2+DWI+DCE)
Input format DICOM
Output Parametric heatmaps, segmentation overlay, structured report based on PI-RADS 2.1
Output format DICOM Secondary capture (SC)
Technology
Integration Integration in standard reading environment (PACS), Integration RIS (Radiological Information System)
Deployment Locally on dedicated hardware, Locally virtualized (virtual machine, docker), Cloud-based, Hybrid solution
Trigger for analysis Automatically, right after the image acquisition
Processing time 1 - 10 minutes
Certification
CE
No or not yet, Not certified
FDA
510(k) cleared, Class II
Market presence
On market since 510(k) clearance since 07/12/2020. Product not marketed yet.
Distribution channels
Countries present (clinical, non-research use) United States of America
Paying clinical customers (institutes)
Research/test users (institutes) Stony Brook Medicine, USA Smart Blate, USA
Pricing
Pricing model Subscription
Based on Number of installations
Evidence
Peer reviewed papers on performance
Non-peer reviewed papers on performance
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