ClearRead CT - Vessel Suppress

Riverain Technologies

Riverain’s ClearRead CT Vessel Suppress is powered by machine learning and advanced modeling and suppresses vascular structures. The vessel suppression algorithm works with contrast and non-contrast scans, and operates on slices with section thickness up to 5mm.
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Last updated: April 19, 2022
Product name ClearRead CT - Vessel Suppress
Company Riverain Technologies
Subspeciality Chest
Modality CT
Disease targeted Lung cancer
Key-features Vessel suppression
Suggested use During: perception aid (prompting all abnormalities/results/heatmaps)
Data characteristics
Population Adult population, not cleared for pediatric use.
Input Contrast and non-contrast chest CT, slices thickness up to 5mm
Input format DICOM
Output Vessels suppressed CT chest series registered to original series for synchronized scrolling/concurrent reading
Output format DICOM
Integration Integration in standard reading environment (PACS)
Deployment Locally on dedicated hardware, Locally virtualized (virtual machine, docker)
Trigger for analysis Configured per site settings to be automated based on conditions
Processing time 1 - 10 minutes
Certified, Class IIa , MDR
510(k) cleared, Class II
Market presence
On market since 11-2015
Distribution channels Nuance, Sectra Amplifier Store, Aidoc aiOS, GE Healthcare Edison platform, Eureka Clinical AI Platform, Philips AI Marketplace, Agfa PACS, Blackford Marketplace, Fuji PACS, Change HC PACS, Calantic
Countries present (clinical, non-research use) Over 10
Paying clinical customers (institutes) Over 100
Research/test users (institutes)
Pricing model Subscription, One-time license fee
Based on Number of analyses
Peer reviewed papers on performance

  • Artificial intelligence-based vessel suppression for detection of sub-solid nodules in lung cancer screening computed tomography (read)

  • Vessel suppressed chest Computed Tomography for semi-automated volumetric measurements of solid pulmonary nodules (read)

  • JOURNAL CLUB: Computer-Aided Detection of Lung Nodules on CT With a Computerized Pulmonary Vessel Suppressed Function (read)

All papers are available here
Non-peer reviewed papers on performance Case Studies
Other relevant papers